Muffin Tops Antonyms Activity

Muffin Tops Antonyms Activity

How to teach Antonyms

Using this Muffin Tops Antonyms Activity, students match the cards to make antonym pairs of opposite meanings

Antonyms help your students to build their critical thinking skills in analogies. This activity is a fun way for students to build their understanding of antonyms.

Find pairs of antonyms by matching muffin tops to their bottoms. After matching, complete one of two worksheets to continue their practice.


Other resources to use with this Muffin Tops Antonyms Activity

If you are using this activity , your students are most likely learning about antonyms and synonyms.

Use these Synonym Worksheets as an additional resource to support your students.

Introduce this activity by playing "I'm Thinking of an Antonym". Write 10-12 examples of antonyms on the board (in, over, part, strong, pull, etc). Then, give clues to your students. Clues could be "I'm not thinking of the antonym for Out".  Students then erase words that match your clues. The antonym that is left at the end is should be the antonym that you are looking for.  Then, students complete activity independently or with a partner. Finally, students continue their practice with the provided worksheet. This is a perfect addition to any literacy center or early finisher activity.

Be sure to check out more Antonym Worksheets


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