Crazy room was designed to put as many
prepositions on the page as possible. Synonyms and
antonyms abound, examples:
right side up vs upside
down or trash barrel and waste paper
Because there is an image the students can actually see the spatial
relationships involved in behind or beneath ,etc. 1. Have your students label everything in the picture
before reading the story out loud.
2. Read it together. Give them the second page
later, after they have read the first.
3. Together or individually create a list of
and antonyms used in the story.
An interesting way to illustrate that words are
is to use the equals sign "="
and antonyms to draw a slash through the equals sign
to signify opposite.
Tell your students to name everything like
doorknobs, plugs or sockets even if it is not in the text.