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Exploring Vocabulary Activities: Word Snails

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Encourage children to broaden their knowledge and use of vocabulary by completing these word snails, writing synonyms for each previous word in the shell. This activity, which involves considering synonyms, could be used as a starter to extend pupils’ word choices before writing, as well as to create interactive wall displays.

  • Six word snails with starter words already added
  • Blank snail templates so teachers or children can add their own starter words
  • Teacher notes
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