3 Vocabulary Practice Activities
Activity: Three Vocabulary Practice Activities
Purpose: To give students a chance to “play” with vocabulary words to deepen their understanding.
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Materials Needed: None
Choose vocabulary words that you have taught your students or that they are already familiar with. Use any/all of the following activities to review and apply the words.
1. Alike and Different
What is alike or different about these words? infer/imply
What is alike or different about these words? disgusted/disgusting
2. Examples and Non-Examples
Which is an example and a non-example of engrossing?
"None of the children could take their eyes away from the screen as they watched the animated movie."
"The first chapter of the book didn’t really pull me into the story, so I chose another book."
3. Making Personal Connections
I am a proponent of _____ because _____.
I am terrified of ________ because ______.