This game is aligned to the common core standards! It targets understanding of synonyms, shades of meaning among words, and critical thinking skills. Words used in this activity were carefully chosen using the most frequently occurring Tier 2 vocabulary words. This game can be used for small group instruction, literacy centers, and speech therapy.
This unit includes 71 task cards to target above mentioned skills, 7 lose a turn cards, 6 move forward/add points cards, and 6 move backward/subtract points cards.