Encourage your students to use words other than ‘good’ in their writing.
Use this poster as stimulus for your students. Print it out in A3 or larger and display it in your classroom.
‘Good’ synonyms include:
She is good at that: knowledgeable, qualified, expert, seasoned, masterful, talented, trained, accomplished, gifted, skilled, adept, agreeable, proficient, skillful, capable.
She is a good person: upstanding, exemplary, clean, honourable, upright, blameless, principled, ethical, law-abiding, right-thinking, morally correct, just, lawful, right-minded, moral, honest, guiltless, high-minded, righteous, virtuous.
That party was really good: pleasant, delightful, agreeable, pleasing, lovely, diverting, amusing, cheerful, festive, lively, merry, jolly, great, enjoyable.
She did a good deed: benevolent, selfless, friendly, unselfish, altruistic, sympathetic, gracious, obliging, kind-hearted, good-hearted, magnanimous, charitable, kindly, kind.
She is good in class: compliant, manageable, respectful, courteous, civil, polite, well mannered, obedient, well brought up, dutiful, well behaved.
Use this poster in conjunction with the Bad Synonym Poster.
Download this resource as part of a larger resource pack or Unit Plan.
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