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  1. Custom Set
    Screenshot from the learning activity 'Idioms'

    Idioms

    In this Custom Set, students explore the meaning of common idioms.

    On each activity page, select the correct meanings of the idioms, using example sentences for support. A writing grid is provided at the end of the activity for students to use the idioms in their own sentences.

    For other Clicker resources on the topic, search for figurative language on LearningGrids.

    For ages 9 to 11
    Author: Crick Software
    Date: April 11, 2018
  2. Custom Set
    Screenshot from the learning activity 'Latin Prefixes'

    Latin Prefixes

    In this Custom Set, students explore the meaning of common Latin prefixes.

    On the start page, discuss the six prefixes and ask students if they know what they mean or know any words that begin with the prefixes. On the activity pages, students sort words by the prefixes and select the meaning for each of the prefixes. A word bank is provided on the final grid for students to write sentences using the words from the activity.

    For other Clicker resources on related topics, search for vocabulary development on LearningGrids.

    For ages 9 to 11
    Author: Crick Software
    Date: April 11, 2018
  3. Word Bank
    Screenshot from the learning activity 'Powerful Color Words'

    Powerful Color Words

    This Word Bank offers alternative names for common color words to encourage the use of powerful descriptive language in pupils' general writing.

    The set contains eleven tabs, one each of the common colors.

    For related resources, search for colors on LearningGrids.

    For ages 6 to 9
    Author: Crick Software
    Date: November 23, 2017
  4. DocsPlus
    Screenshot from the learning activity 'Confusing Words A - Z'

    Confusing Words A - Z

    This Wordbar provides a bank of general words which are commonly misspelled or confused.

    The words are arranged in alphabetical tabs.

    For ages 11 to 14
    Author: Crick Software
    Date: August 17, 2017
  5. DocsPlus
    Screenshot from the learning activity 'Movement Verbs A - Z'

    Movement Verbs A - Z

    This Wordbar offers a range of verbs to encourage students to use more interesting vocabulary instead of verbs such as went, walked, and ran.

    The words are arranged in alphabetical tabs.

    For ages 11 to 13
    Author: Crick Software
    Date: August 17, 2017
  6. DocsPlus
    Screenshot from the learning activity 'Transition Words and Phrases'

    Transition Words and Phrases

    This Wordbar provides support for starting sentences and linking points in nonfiction writing.

    The words and phrases are arranged in the following tabs: Sequence, Contrast, Comparison, Cause & Effect, Emphasis & Persuasion, Explanation, and Summary.

    For ages 10 to 14
    Author: Crick Software
    Date: August 2, 2017
  7. DocsPlus
    Screenshot from the learning activity 'Story Setting Adjectives'

    Story Setting Adjectives

    This Wordbar offers a selection of adjectives for describing story settings.

    The words focus on contrasting settings, and are arranged under the following headings: Pleasant, Unpleasant, Busy, Calm, Luxurious, Rustic, Extraordinary, and Ordinary.

    For ages 11 to 13
    Author: Crick Software
    Date: June 30, 2017
  8. DocsPlus
    Screenshot from the learning activity 'Spooky Words A - Z'

    Spooky Words A - Z

    This Wordbar offers vocabulary for writing horror stories.

    The words are arranged in alphabetical tabs.

    For ages 11 to 14
    Author: Crick Software
    Date: June 30, 2017
  9. DocsPlus
    Screenshot from the learning activity 'Spooky Words'

    Spooky Words

    This Wordbar offers vocabulary for writing horror stories.

    The words are arranged in the following tabs: Spooky Nouns, Spooky Verbs, and Spooky Adjectives.

    For ages 11 to 14
    Author: Crick Software
    Date: June 30, 2017
  10. DocsPlus
    Screenshot from the learning activity 'Good Character, Bad Character'

    Good Character, Bad Character

    This Wordbar supports writing about “good” and “bad” characters.

    There are two sets of words, one containing positive and one containing negative adjectives.

    For ages 11 to 13
    Author: Crick Software
    Date: June 15, 2017
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