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The King Who Rained - Book Review

Pokes gentle fun at an idioms and homonyms.

7/11/12 writing about idioms using the dot   First Grade Shenanigans:

First Grade Shenanigans: Idioms

What Did The Fox Say? Idiom Task Card Kit

What Did The Fox Say? Idiom Task Card Kit

This is a fun little set of 24 Task cards for your students to use when working with Idioms! Inspired by the popular song, students work through th.

mentor texts - figurative language - idiom

Flamingos and Butterflies: My shelf runneth over

A Love for Teaching: Idiom Class Book

Oh lovely idioms. We use idioms all the time, some idioms are so commonly used that it is easy to forget that they are idioms. I truly fee.

4th Grade Frolics: I'm on Top of the World......Idioms

For School - Raining Cats and Dogs: A Collection of Irresistible Idioms and Illustrations to Tickle the Funny Bones of Young People: Will Moses: It gives examples, pictures, definitions, and sentences for how it might be used in daily language

Teaching with a Touch of Twang: Idioms: Literal vs. Figurative

Teaching with a Touch of Twang: Idioms: Literal vs.

Idioms

Mad as a Wet Hen! And Other Funny Idioms by: Marvin Terban

Idioms sheet for students. I like how they can draw and explain their answer #edchat

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English Phrases

This 41 page Figurative Language Unit by The Teacher Next Door has everything you need to teach idioms, metaphors, similes, hyperboles, alliteratio.

$2.50
Fun figurative language worksheets. Covers metaphors, similes, hyperbole, and some common idioms.

Figurative Language Worksheets

$2.50 Fun figurative language worksheets. Covers metaphors, similes, hyperbole, and some common idioms.

This book is awesome when you need something to add to your lesson on idioms! I used this when teaching idioms, and the kids LOVED it! 6717

This book is awesome when you need something to add to your lesson on idioms! I used this when teaching idioms, and the kids LOVED it!

Great books for teaching how to infer

Conversations in Literacy: Farmer Duck

Teachers can take a break while students do an interactive tutorial or lesson on the computer.Let your students click their way to success with this FREE lesson on 60 homonyms.

Study Homonyms on the Computer

Free online homonyms game, great for ELL!

Great for teaching idioms

Great for teaching idioms

What are proper nouns?  What are common nouns?  Students will be engaged in various activities that will allow them to learn the difference between proper and common nouns.

Nouns

What are proper nouns? What are common nouns? Students will be engaged in various activities that will allow them to learn the difference between proper and common nouns.