Expand your students vocabulary with this rigorous yet fun and engaging word of the day activity! AN EDITABLE document is included for you to add your own words or alter the activity to meet YOUR needs! Students will use anchor sentences and context clues to try and figure out the definition for the word of the day. Other skills they will work on include syllabication, synonyms, antonyms, writing simple, compound, and complex sentences…..and finally writing an opinion statement using the word of the day followed with supporting evidence! They will also identify the part of speech. Perfect for upper grades 3-6!