Synonyms and Word Classification . . . Early Finishers Worksheets
Word Walrus with synonyms and word classification activities are full of great vocabulary practice for grades 4–5-6.
Answer to Fast Finisher's Question, "What do I do now?"
Section One: Students write the synonyms under the three main headings.
Section Two: students use classification skills to place words under the proper headings such as things to eat, wear, or plant.
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Included is a list of the various activities, an alphabetical listing of
the 250 VOCABULARY WORDS used, and answer keys.
Synonyms and Classification of Word Walrus
1 To the Teacher
2 Synonyms for Angry, Bad or Big
3 Synonyms for Beautiful, Brave, or Calm
4 Synonyms for Funny, Hot, or Neat
5 Synonyms for Noise, Idea, or Child
6 Synonyms for Eat, Give, or Look
7 Synonyms for Run, Said, or Stop
8 Synonyms for Terrible, Thin, or Cold
9 Synonyms for Quiet, Old, or Bright
10 Synonyms for Leave, Hide, or Harm
11 Eat It, Wear It, or Plant It?
12 Classify: Football, Baseball, or Basketball?
13 Classify: Reptile, Fish, or Mammal?
14 Classify: Air, Land, or Sea Animal?
15 Classify: Tree, Fruit, or Vegetable?
16 Classify: Noun, Adjective, or Verb?
17 Classify: Pronoun, Adverb, or Adjective?
18 Classify: Feet, Head, or Body?
19 Classify: Travel by Land, Sea, or Air?
20 Classify: Hold, Measure, or Read?
21 Classify: Play It, Sing It, or Dance It?
22 Activities in Word Walrus
23-25 Alphabetical Listing of 250 Vocabulary Words in Word Walrus
26-31 Answer Keys
32-33 Synonyms Crossword Puzzle #1 and Solution
34-35 Synonyms Crossword Puzzle #2 and Solution
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Common Core Literacy
• CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.5c Demonstrate understanding of words by relating them to their opposites (antonyms) and to words with similar but not identical meanings (synonyms).
• CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.5c Use the relationship between particular words (e.g., synonyms, antonyms, homographs) to better understand each of the words.
Distinguish among the connotations (associations) of words with similar denotations (definitions) (e.g., stingy, scrimping, economical, unwasteful, thrifty).
Acquire and use accurately grade-appropriate general academic and domain-specific words and phrases; gather vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression.
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