These six October literacy centers will be a great addition to any center rotation! Centers are aligned to 2nd and 3rd grade Common Core State Standards. These are great for 3rd graders to review previous year's skills! All six centers also include recording sheets.
*ABC Order: Put the spooky words into alphabetical order.
*Contraction Match Up: Match the contraction cards.
*Spooky Cause and Effect: Match up the proper cause and effect cards.
*Antonym Match Up: Match up the opposite pairs.
*Parts of Speech Sort: Sort the nouns, adjectives and verbs into their correct category.
*Halloween Making Words: Students create as many words as they can, using the word HALLOWEEN.
Common Core Alignment:
2.L.2.c Use an apostrophe to form contractions and frequently occurring possessives.
L.2.4e and L.3.4d Use glossaries and beginning dictionaries, both print and digital, to determine or clarify the meaning of words and phrases.
L2.2d and L.3.2f Use spelling patterns and generalizations in writing words.
L.3.1a Explain the function of nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs in general and their functions in particular sentences.
L.2.5 and L.3.5 Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships and nuances in word meanings.