"Word of the Day" is a great morning work activity, or any other time of the day for that matter! This is a great way to teach phonics and vocabulary all in one. Phonics elements include identifying the vowels, consonants, number of syllables, antonyms and synonyms, and developing other words using the "word of the day" letters. Vocabulary elements include writing the definition and using this word correctly in a sentence. Your kiddos will love doing this fun activity!