The Color Thesaurus <–– this could come in handy!
I think this is a fantastic tool to get students to expand their writing vocabulary. Having them make their own 'wheel of feelings' using a thesaurus would be even better.
((Yes, I've needed this for so long like you have I have waited))
Dictionary Dig activity - incorporates spelling words and research skills
Writing intense emotions can be difficult, especially when the character is so overwhelmed as to be "numb." Follow these 3 steps.
33 Words to Use Instead of "Very"
Encourage descriptive writing with alternatives for "said"
WordHippo.com is a website that will help you find the word you are looking for when you can only think of a phrase to describe it. ❖
Free mini-poster or reproducible on colorful words writers can use instead of "said." Download in color or b&w. Students can add color to the b&w version and put it in their writing notebooks for reference.
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