Teaching shades of meaning? Make sure your students understand the power of words with this comprehensive, instructional PowerPoint that addresses closely related synonyms and connotation versus denotation. Assess your students with a concluding formative/summative review that will let you know their comprehension level. Easy for you - engaging for them!
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Teaching more grammar, punctuation, and literary skills? Check out my other PowerPoints presentations for mini lessons and test prep:
Quotation Mark PowerPoint
End Marks PowerPoint
Fragments and Run Ons PowerPoint
Parts of Speech PowerPoint
Mood versus Tone PowerPoint
Context Clue PowerPoint
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Terrific Teacher Tip: Word nerds rule! Have students download essential ELA word apps on their phones, such as a dictionary and thesaurus. Tell them to use it when needed or to look up new and interesting words.
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