AWESOME - not the paint samples necessarily, but more "core" words to use to illustrate importance of strong and specific verbs in writing! Use paint cards for teaching the Common Core Language standard about "Shades of Meaning"
Kicking up Homophones! We are working on homophones and using our interactive notebooks to help us to refer back to what we have learned. This soccer themed activity allows my students to match the "words that sound the same but spelled differently" (our little chant to remember what they are) and record what the words mean in our notebooks. Head on over to grab your own copy. grammar Homophones interactive notebook soccer