This product aligns well with L.6.5c : Distinguish among the connotations (associations) of words with similar denotations (definitions) (e.g., stingy, scrimping, economical, unwasteful, thrifty).
The product is excellent for morning work, remediation, test prep, and reinforcement. It consists two sheets, each with 7 examples – on 2 pages:
Students read a short paragraph, and then choose the best answer between the two offered. Each includes a word with similar denotation, but with a connotation that may or may not be the best response. Please see the Preview for a sample and the directions from this product.
Each sheet has an Extra Time activity for early finishers.
Answers are on the last page.
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L.6.5 Figurative Language: Simile, Hyperbole,Personification, Onomatopoeia,more!L.6.5.a Interpret Figures of Speech:Personification, Hyperbole, Simile, MetaphorL.6.5.c Distinguish among the connotations of words with similar denotations.
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