Five cut and paste activity sheets designed to help students practice determining shades of meaning among synonyms. Common Core aligned! Great for literacy centers or word work in grade 1, grade 2, and grade 3!
Common Core Standards addressed:
*CCS.1.L.5b: Distinguish shades of meaning among verbs differing in manner (e.g., look, peek, glance, glare, scowl) and closely related adjectives differing in intensity (e.g., large, gigantic) by defining or choosing between or by acting out the meanings
*CCS.2.L.5b: Distinguish shades of meaning among closely related verbs (e.g., toss, throw, hurl) and closely related adjectives (e.g., thin, slender, skinny, scrawny)
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