This mini unit was designed to help little learners boost their vocabularies to enhance their writing! It was inspired with the use of paint chip samples in mind!
Common Core Standards:
* L.2.5.b. Distinguish shades of meaning among closely related verbs and closely related adjectives.
* L.3.5.c. Distinguish shades of meaning among related words that describe states of mind or degress of certainty.
~ Paint Your Writing Bulletin Board Idea
~ Brainstorming Colorful Words Activity
~ Colorful Words Scavenger Hunt
~ Word Ladders
~ Painting Sentences Practice
~ Painting Paragraphs Practice
Other Materials Needed:
You will need to get some paint chip samples from your local hardware store to do many of the activities provided here! They are free at most Lowe's and Home Depot stores. You may also choose to use the printable ones I have included, but I recommend using the real thing.
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Please understand that I will not be making changes to this file to meet your individual needs. This was created specifically for 2nd and 3rd graders with the Common Core standards in mind.
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