This is a set of 13 different vocabulary activities and games for the story The Red Kayak (Unit 1, Story 1) from the 5th Grade Reading Street 2011 Common Core Edition.
The activities have been developed to help students make real, authentic connections with words that go beyond basic "recalling the definitions." Some games are modeled after real board games (Scattergories and Apples to Apples). You will need an Apples to Apples game to do that activity. Otherwise, all of the rest of the activities are prepared for you. There is also an explanation of all activities.
Included in this set are:
- Cover Page
- Directions for all 13 activities
- 13 activities/game cards:
Apples to Apples
Examples vs. Non-Examples
Guess the Word Teacher and Student Pages
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My students actually look forward to vocabulary instruction!!!! These activities also make great literacy center activities.
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