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HALLOWEEN HINK PINK, et al. PUZZLES Word Riddles Task Cards Vocabulary GATE

Barbara Evans
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HALLOWEEN HINK PINKS, HINKY PINKIES, and HINKITY PINKITIES

HINK PINKS, HINKY PINKIES, and HINKITY PINKITIES are riddles that help children learn to problem solve while exercising vocabulary skills (definitions, synonyms, parts of speech, rimes, ...). These Halloween themed, printable task cards prompt your students to interpret data, make inferences, draw conclusions, and analyze new information. Hink Pinks, et al. riddles are terrific for centers, enrichment, differentiation, bell ringers, sponge activities, and GATE. But the BEST part is your kiddos will love them!

HOW HALLOWEEN HINK PINKS, et al. WORK

  • Hink Pink clues lead you to a 2 word answer.
    • Each answer word must have just one syllable.
    • The 2 words must rhyme.
      Example:
    • Clue: a quarrel between 2 felines
    • Answer: cat spat
  • Hinky Pinky clues also seek a 2 word answer.
    • Each answer word must have 2 syllables.
    • The 2 words must rhyme.
      Example:
    • Clue: magician's reptiles
    • Answer: wizard's lizards
  • Hinkity Pinkity clues require a 2 word answer.
    • Each answer word must have 3 syllables.
    • The 2 words must rhyme.
      Example:
    • Clue: small, orange fruit for Oct. 31
    • Answer: Halloween tangerine


CONTENTS

  • 40 clue cards
    • 28 Hink Pink clue cards
    • 8 Hinky Pinky clue cards
    • 4 Hinkity Pinkity clue cards
  • 1 answer key

HOW TO USE THIS PRODUCT

  • Place an appropriate number of cards at a literacy center.
  • Use a few clues as a warm-up activity. This is especially helpful if you conduct a pull-out program.
  • Employ Hink Pinks, et al. as a sponge activity,
  • Fast finishers love to work with these challenges.
  • Post several clues each day and train your students to use them as an anchor activity.
  • Add this product to your repertoire of Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) activities.
  • Bring these cards out during your class holiday party. The students will think they are an awesome treat.

In order to ensure your students’ success, begin by solving several as a whole group, demonstrating the thinking that leads to the solutions.


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Enjoy!

Barb Evans

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Teaching Duration
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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Distinguish among the connotations (associations) of words with similar denotations (definitions) (e.g., stingy, scrimping, economical, unwasteful, thrifty).
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
Use the relationship between particular words (e.g., synonyms, antonyms, homographs) to better understand each of the words.
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
Demonstrate understanding of words by relating them to their opposites (antonyms) and to words with similar but not identical meanings (synonyms).

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