Antonyms and Synonyms Short I Grammar: Story Based Phonics


These story based learning activities focus on the antonyms and synonyms contained in the included Short O Phonics Story ‘Poppy’s Top Shop’.

5 Activities include:

  • Choose the correct antonym
  • Find new antonyms vocabulary extension
  • Choose the correct synonym
  • Find new synonyms vocabulary extension
  • Rewrite the story with different antonyms and synonyms

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All words and pictures are from ‘Poppy’s Top Shop’, a phonics story purpose written in traditional picture book style containing 89 Short O words that show 4 ways to spell the Short O Vowel Sound.

2 versions of the story are included with differences in Australian and US spelling:

– mould/mold

Clever Speller combines Phonics with Whole Language to easily show how sounds in words are spelled in many ways, bringing spelling to life and providing the context for phonics to make sense.