Teaching Resource

Opposites Card Game

$1.99 or Free on Plus | 6 pages (PDF)|Grades: F - 2

A diverse set of cards to help students learn about opposite language.

This teaching resource is a set of cards to help students become familiar with vocabulary and their opposites. Print on card and adhere the backing sheet to create a deck of cards.

Use these cards to help explain opposites with your class and to encourage students to exercise their vocabulary skills. They can be used as a simple snap style game where students match opposites in a friendly and competitive situation. Or, use them as a memory game in which students turn over one card at a time and match two opposites. The player with the most sets is the winner.

  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • ACELA1823

    Use knowledge of letter patterns and morphemes to read and write high-frequency words and words whose spelling is not predictable from their soundsElaborationsusing known words in writing and spelling unknown words using morphemic knowledge of letter...

  • ACELA1817

    Know how to read and write some high-frequency words and other familiar wordsElaborationsknowing how to write some high-frequency words recognised in shared texts and texts being read independently, for example ‘and’, ‘my’, ‘...

  • ACELA1821

    Use visual memory to read and write high-frequency words Elaborationslearning an increasing number of high-frequency words recognised in shared texts and texts being read independently, for example ‘one’, ‘have’, ‘themâ...

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