Shades of Meaning Vocabulary Practice With the Temperature of Words

Grade Levels
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
6.18 MB   |   27 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Use this vocabulary activity to practice word temperature with different synonyms. Students will read or listen to passages and then use a thermometer to rate the intensity of vocabulary words. The thermometer lets students visually see the nuances in words.

How it Works
Students listen to a story (included) that uses words that are synonyms but have different shades of meaning (e.g. sleep, doze, cat nap, siesta, nap, snooze). As they listen to the story, they put down a word card on the thermometer to indicate intensity (or in this case, temperature) of meaning. When done, the words will be in order from "freezing" to "boiling" on the thermometer.


This product includes:
-3 sets of words (1 State of Mind, 1 Adjective, 1 Verb)

and each set contains:
★ thermometer with words including one blank page for adding your own words
★ a story for each thermometer to give context
★ answer key for each story
★ large word cards for display including one blank page for adding your own words
★ definition cards for each set of words, including one blank page for your own use
★ page of 4 reproducible thermometers for your own use
★ page of 3 reproducible word cards for your own use

This product can be used in:
→whole class setting
→small group
→partner work
→independent work
→literacy center.

*************************************************************************
SAVE WITH BUNDLES! SAVE 25%!!

Shades of Meaning Super Bundle
Shades of Meaning Starter Bundle

*******************************************************************
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

*******************************************************************

Comments, suggestions, feedback and questions always welcomed!

*******************************************************************

♦ Be sure to click on the green ★ to follow me for updates and new product announcements!

Do you need some fresh ideas and tips? Then be sure to visit my My Blog

♦ Each time you give feedback, TPT gives you feedback credits that you use to lower the cost of your future purchases. I value your feedback greatly!

♦ If you have any questions or concerns, go ahead and contact me through the Q & A and I’ll get back to you ASAP!

*******************************************************************
Total Pages
27
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
30 Minutes

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
64 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$3.75
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (746 Followers)
$3.75
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
Shades of Meaning Vocabulary Practice With the Temperature
Shades of Meaning Vocabulary Practice With the Temperature
Shades of Meaning Vocabulary Practice With the Temperature
Shades of Meaning Vocabulary Practice With the Temperature