Need new synonym activities? Grab these shades of meaning mats and illustrated synonym word cards. These activities made a great literacy center for all my 2nd graders and were especially helpful for my ELLs!
Vocabulary Study: this simple one page vocabulary study is a great addition to any literature, math, social studies or science unit. It includes a space for the word, definition, sentence, part of speech, synonym and an illustration.
digital synonym game is great practice for word work. Game can be played as a whole group on your interactive white board, small group or individually on an IPad or tablet in your literacy center. There are 20 multiple choice questions. Students click their answer choice and receive immediate feedback! Each question is illustrated with clip art to reinforce comprehension of the synonym meaning.