In this writing sentences activity, students rewrite 7 sentences by replacing the underlined words with synonyms from the word bank.
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Context Clues: Synonyms
What do you do when you find a word that's not familiar to you? Help readers use context clues when encountering unfamiliar words with a grammar activity. They note the parts of the sentences that show the meaning of the word, write how...
4th - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
The Secret Garden - Synonyms
Encourage learners to think about the relationship between similar words. In the first part of the worksheet, class members alter descriptions of characters in Frances Hodgson Burnett's novel The Secret Garden by coming up with synonyms....
4th - 7th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Using Synonyms and Explanations as Context Clues
How can context clues help your young readers understand material better? Focusing on synonyms and explanations as ways to determine word meaning, this activity encourages your class to find context clues within a sentence. An attached...
5th - 7th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable