Common Core Aligned for:
CCSS.ELA - Literacy.L.5.4.A
CCSS.ELA – Literacy.L5.5.C
Context Clues: students can determine the meaning of each word by utilizing context clues in each sentence. Blank space was provided for students to write/brainstorm word meanings. Laminate the cards for continued use in stations / group work.
Synonym/Antonym Sort: Students can sort the sentences into pairs of synonyms and antonyms. A recording sheet has been provided here, in addition to headers and definitions of synonym and antonym. Sentences with context clues were included to help students determine the meanings of each word. Laminate the cards for continued use in stations/group work.
A great activity to complete during vocabulary lessons or with a substitute!