This resource introduces students to two colorful characters. First, there is Slick Sammy. What Slick Sammy says can't be trusted because everything he says is the opposite of the truth. Students need to decipher his messages by providing the opposite of key, underlined words.
Correcting Cathy likes to repeat what people say by using words that have similar meanings. Students needs to figure out how she changed what a person has said by providing synonyms for key, underlined words.
This packet has three passages related to Slick Sammy (antonyms) and three passages related to Correcting Cathy (synonyms).
All passages have a word bank to help students who get "stuck". Answer key also provided.