I have… who has? ANTONYMS game

antonyms game and activity for first grade, second grade and third grade

Antonyms are words that have opposite meanings.

The opposite of up is down.

The opposite of little is big.

A word can have more than one antonym.

The antonym for big can be small, little, tiny, minute, minuscule, short, compact, portable, mini etc.

Just see how antonyms can enhance our vocabulary and make it richer.

 Any words whether it is a noun, verb, adjective, adverb or preposition can have a antonym as long as both words are the same part of speech.

I have… Who has? card game is a fun way for kids to read, learn and practice various skills. The easiest way to make children learn  is through hands-on games and activities.

 

antonyms game for first grade, second grade and third grade

Have the children sit in a circle. The child with the start card goes first. The children stand and read their card. And a chain reaction ensues.

Who has the antonym for ‘no?’

I have.. yes!

I have.. who has? antonyms game for first grade, second grade and third grade

The child with the correct answer stands up and reads their card. The game continues until ‘FINISH’ card is read. To make it more challenging, time the children and have them try to break their own record.

antonyms activity for first grade, second grade and third grade

This is a tried and tested game. There are a total of 36 cards in this pack, so children will get enough cards and enough practice. This is a wonderful game for building vocabulary.

opposites game for first grade, second grade and third grade

There are 6 sheets with 6 cards printed on each sheet. That makes it 36 cards in all. That makes it around 36 pairs of antonyms for practice.

opposite words game for first grade, second grade and third grade

You will need to print these sheets and cut them into cards. Print these picture cards on card stock and laminate them for durability.

opposite words game and activity for first grade, second grade and third grade

If you think playing the game once will be enough for your little ones, you could not be more wrong. We usually play this game twice and after that I try and make sure we do some writing practice.

I have a ‘synonyms and antonyms’ sort game which you can practice after this pack.

 

antonyms I have... who has game for first grade, second grade and third grade

This ‘antonyms game’ pack is a subscriber freebie. Please enter your ‘first name’ and ‘e-mail address’ to download it.

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