Synonyms, Antonyms, Homophones, Tricky Words, Connotation and Denotation
Creating Bell Ringers / Warm-Ups / Start-Ups can be so time consuming for every teacher! This packet will save you time EVERY DAY! It includes five topics that each have five activities, so you get FIVE FULL WEEKS of start-ups!!!
These are Language Arts based activities intended for beginning of class use. Students can complete each activity quickly in their own notebooks. Teachers don't need to make copies; simply display on your document camera for the class.
Activities could also be used for centers.
Five topics include:
- Homophones (hear/here, hole/whole, knew/new, road/rode, right/write, there/they're/their, your/you're, its/it's)
- Tricky Words (accept/except, defiantly/definitely, further/farther, affect/effect, advice/advise)
- Connotation and Denotation
This product is intended for daily use. The exercises follow a logical, scaffolded sequence so that each day the topic increases in difficulty. By Day 5 of each topic, the students should be comfortable and ready for informal assessment.
Great back-up for emergency lesson plans! Great for long-term absence!
Answer key included.
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Check out my BELL RINGERS SERIES!
Part I FIVE WEEK packet
Part III FIVE WEEK packet
Part IV FIVE WEEK packet
Part V FIVE WEEK packet
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