This fun reading language arts activity to go with CCSS ELA-LITERACY.L.1.5.D, L.2.5.B Distinguish shades of meaning among verbs differing in manner.
Shades of Meaning Activities:
Students can practice determining shades of meaning among adjectives with the different worksheets and activity.
There are 2 different a cut and paste worksheet activities where students will put adjectives on ice cream cones and scoops to create shades of meaning ice cream cones.
There are also 3 different shades of meaning worksheets that can be used in centers, small groups or as homework to support shades of meaning objectives.
An ice cream illustrated adjective poster is also included which can be displayed in classroom or on bulletin board with student shades of meaning ice cream projects.
For even more practice check out this Snowman Shades of Meaning Unit
The following Common Core State Standards are covered:
Distinguish shades of meaning among verbs differing in manner (e.g., look, peek, glance, stare, glare, scowl) and adjectives differing in intensity (e.g., large, gigantic) by defining or choosing them or by acting out the meanings.