L.2.5 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.2.5

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"Demonstrate understanding of word relationships and nuances in word meanings."

These worksheets and lesson plans can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Personification
Worksheet
Personification
Learn all about the practice of personification in writing, then try it your hand at it by bringing life to some silly characters in this writing worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Brainstorm Descriptive Words
Worksheet
Brainstorm Descriptive Words
Jumpstart creativity in writing workshop with this brainstorming organizer for sensory words. Students will stretch their imagination and their vocabulary as they come up with specific adjectives and descriptive details in this sensory language activity.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Metaphor and Simile Search
Worksheet
Metaphor and Simile Search
Get students thinking figuratively by having them connect their understanding of metaphors and similes to the books they read in class. Students will seek out a metaphor or simile in their reading, consider the quote's context, then explain what they thin
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write Your Own Similes
Worksheet
Write Your Own Similes
After introducing similes, give kids a chance to be creative with this writing activity! Students will have fun comparing all kinds of things of their choosing using the prompts, and you'll love watching them use and grow their figurative language skills.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write Your Own Metaphors
Worksheet
Write Your Own Metaphors
Give kids a chance to think creatively about metaphors by letting them write their own! Students will stretch their imaginations and figurative language skills as they think of ways to describe their class, bedroom, and more.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Simile or Metaphor
Worksheet
Simile or Metaphor
Can you tell the difference between a simile and a metaphor? Students will seek to distinguish between—and determine the meanings of—simple similes and metaphors with this multiple choice activity.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Synonyms: Using Shades of Meaning
Lesson plan
Synonyms: Using Shades of Meaning
Why walk when you can mosey? In this lesson, students will learn how to use synonyms to express shades of meaning in their writing. Introduce the topic with a book, then brainstorm descriptive options for overused words.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Antonyms are Opposites!
Lesson plan
Antonyms are Opposites!
Opposites attract! In this lesson, your students will practice matching antonyms. They will expand their vocabulary by knowing more words to use!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Prove It!
Lesson plan
Prove It!
Let’s compare! Help kids learn about comparative and superlative adjectives through this hands-on lesson. Students will use real-world items and drawings to compare objects using a variety of adjectives.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Emotion Charades
Lesson plan
Emotion Charades
Help your ELs practice identifying how their peers are feeling to develop emotions vocabulary and support comprehension. It can be used as a stand-alone lesson or a support lesson.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

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