Synonyms (Middle Grades) - Using SPICY WORDS in your WACKY WRITING

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4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
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50 NO-PREP PRINTABLES TO KEEP THEM WRITING WITH A SMILE!

Learning synonyms through Wacky Writing is perfect for the middle grades! The skill of using "spicy" words to bring their writing to life is essential for students to master! With these synonyms printables, students will be smiling and laughing while learning to take their writing from bland to GRAND!

Often, students will use the same, mundane adjectives and verbs over and over. With Synonyms - Using Spicy Words in your Wacky Writing, students will not only learn to use precise words in their writing, they will have a blast doing it! You will be amazed at some of elaborate things your students will write!

THIS RESOURCE COMES COMPLETE WITH 50 NO-PREP PRINTABLES!!!

1. You will receive 20 no-prep printable each with a commonly used ADJECTIVE. Students will be asked to use a thesaurus to come up with 5 synonyms for the selected word. Next, students are asked to rank the words from what is the most "bland" to the most spicy! Finally, students are given a WACKY WRITING prompt and are asked to write a paragraph using at least 3 of the synonyms they have recorded!

2. You will receive 20 no-prep printable each with a commonly used VERB. These print-outs take the same format as the adjective no-prep printables described above.

3. You will receive 10 no-prep printable each with a commonly used NOUN. These print-outs also take the same format as the adjective no-prep printables described above.


Learning Synonyms through using "spicy" words in Wacky Writing is an excellent resource for small groups, whole class instruction, word work, homework, literacy centers, early finishers, etc.

Common Core Standards:

CCSS.ELA-Literacy 4.4c
CCSS.ELA-Literacy 4.5c
CCSS.ELA-Literacy 5.4c
CCSS.ELA-Literacy 5.5c
CCSS.ELA-Literacy 6.4c
CCSS.ELA-Literacy 6.5c
CCSS.ELA-Literacy 7.4c
CCSS.ELA-Literacy 7.5c
CCSS.ELA-Literacy 8.4c
CCSS.ELA-Literacy 8.5c

YOUR STUDENTS WILL ALSO BEG TO USE THESE WACK WRITING MATERIALS!

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Synonyms (Middle Grades) - Using SPICY WORDS in your WACKY
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Synonyms (Middle Grades) - Using SPICY WORDS in your WACKY
Synonyms (Middle Grades) - Using SPICY WORDS in your WACKY
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