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Shades of Meaning Discussion Cards 2.0

Shades of Meaning Discussion Cards 2.0
Shades of Meaning Discussion Cards 2.0
Shades of Meaning Discussion Cards 2.0
Shades of Meaning Discussion Cards 2.0
Shades of Meaning Discussion Cards 2.0
Shades of Meaning Discussion Cards 2.0
Shades of Meaning Discussion Cards 2.0
Shades of Meaning Discussion Cards 2.0
Product Description
Use these vocabulary cards to give paired students an opportunity to discuss nuances or shades of meaning in words using meaningful and structured discussion. Using these discussion cards, students internalize the concept of shades of meaning, learn some new vocabulary and practice new vocabulary in a meaningful way.

*****UPDATED 5/2017!!

Eventually, students should be able to see how understanding this concept can also improve their writing by improving word choice.

What's Included
★ There are 24 Discussion cards included each with three synonyms to stimulate discussion. Blank templates are also provided to add new words.
★ Eight cards have states of mind, eight cards have verbs, and eight cards have adjectives.
★ There are 24 Speaker/Listener cards included to provide students structure and protocol for partner discussion.
★ The Discussion Card has three words which are synonyms but vary in intensity of meaning (shades of meaning).
★ The Speaker and Listener Cards have protocols and questions to start a discussion.
★ The cards are for practice or a follow-up to lessons on shades of meaning and synonyms.
★ The cards provide oral language practice (listening and speaking) with synonyms and their shades of meaning.
★ All 72 words are on word cards that to utilize in a variety of ways
★ ********UPDATED 5/2017! Updated with new fonts, new layouts, clipart, and colors. New Visual Reference Cards with the word and an illustration. A non-color version now included of all the cards for black and white printing!

Easy to set up! Just print, laminate and cut.

These cards have been designed to incorporate some of the Common Core State Standards for Listening and Speaking.

If you’ve had a chance to use my FREEBIE, -Shades of Meaning Discussion Cards (FREEBIE!) then you will want to use the 2.0 version!

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Interested in more resources for English Language Arts for:

★ character analysis
★ central message
★ point of view and perspectives
★ literature companion packs
★ literary centers
★ shades of meaning
★ commas and addresses
★ vocabulary assessments
★ narrative writing
★ ELA games

CLICK HERE FOR ELA RESOURCES

Use the CUSTOM CATEGORY Shades of Meaning to find additional resources to teach this concept.

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Total Pages
137 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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