Year 6 Antonym Matching Activity 4

Teacher Specific Information

The aim of this Year 6 Antonym Matching Activity 4 is to build upon known vocabulary by introducing new and varied antonyms. Cards are clicked to reveal vocabulary, and the position of each card needs to be memorised in order to match the antonyms. This game covers the Year 5/6 objectives to use root words to understand new words that they meet and the Year 6 objective to recognise how words are related by meaning.

National Curriculum Objectives

Reading – Word Reading
Apply their growing knowledge of root words, prefixes and suffixes (etymology and morphology) as listed in – see English appendix 1, both to read aloud and to understand the meaning of new words they meet.

Writing – Vocabulary, Grammar and Punctuation
(6G6.1) How words are related by meaning as synonyms and antonyms [for example, big, large, little]