The Thesaurus

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Help your learners discover a variety of adjectives. After reading a passage as a class, small groups find every adjective and adverb in that passage. Once that task is complete, each group uses a thesaurus to find a synonym for every adjective and adverb. They will later use their findings to fill out a mad lib of the same passage. See how the synonyms change the text. For further practice with adjectives and adverbs, class members write descriptive paragraphs.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Writing
Common Core