Thesaurus Lesson and Activities

Thesaurus Lesson and Activities
Thesaurus Lesson and Activities
Thesaurus Lesson and Activities
Thesaurus Lesson and Activities
Thesaurus Lesson and Activities
Thesaurus Lesson and Activities
Thesaurus Lesson and Activities
Thesaurus Lesson and Activities
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Common Core Standards
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4 MB|28 pages
Product Description
Teach your second grade students how to use a Thesaurus to strengthen their writing using this Thesaurus Lesson and Activities product. Includes Activities, Lesson Plans, Student Thesaurus, Handout (Helping Guide), Guided Practice Pages, Independent Practice Activity, and Answer Keys from The Resourceful Teacher.

Bundle Includes 2 Complete Lessons with:
- Activities
- Lesson Plans
- Student Thesaurus
- Handout (Helping Guide)
- Answer Keys
- Teacher Instructions

This product is part of my Informative Writing Unit using Step up to Writing.

Common Core Aligned!
- L2.1
- L2.2e
- L2.4
- L2.4e
- L2.5
- W2.5

Objectives Covered:
- Students will be able to explain how and when to use a thesaurus.
- Students will be able to use a thesaurus to find more precise wording and vocabulary when writing.
- Students will be able to check and fix mistakes.

Use the Helping Guide to teach the lesson. Give students the opportunity to practice by completing the "Let's Practice" section at the bottom of each page with them. Assess their understanding of the concept by having them complete the independent practice activities.

Written for 2nd grade, but can be used with 3rd grade students. Can also be used for reteaching / reengaging and extra practice.

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English Language Arts, Grammar, Writing, 2nd, 3rd, Worksheets, Lesson Plans, Student Activities, Writing Activities, Informative Writing, Expository Writing, Worksheets, Practice Pages, Domain-Specific Vocabulary
Total Pages
28 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 days
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