Dictionary.com’s Word of the Day - agog - highly excited by eagerness, curiosity, anticipation, etc.
VORFREUDE (n) the joyful, intense anticipation that comes from imagining future pleasures (German)
Synonym Rolls~ The common word goes in the middle, and students write 10-12 synonyms along the swirly lines. Color it in lightly with cinnamon and glaze colors and you have a yummy display. Great idea from We've Got a Diem to Carpe!
Vocabulary Books to excite kids to learn new words from growingbookbybook.com
28 Travel Words that Describe Wanderlust Perfectly
The Colour Thesaurus - Purple_Revised (hva)
End of the year idea: have each kid come up with one word to describe each person in the class. Then the teacher makes a wordle for each kids of the words that describe them
Good to know the root of yours and other peoples feelings and understand why you/they feel that way