Adage and Idiom Sorts and Practice: Great hands-on activity. If you are looking for a practical way students can practice recognizing adages and idioms in context with a quick and easy format, this is it. There are 20 adages/idioms with two sorts to cut and glue as well as a page to identify, explain, and illustrate adages and idioms.
Color My World Green is a PowerPoint Presentation of 11 idioms using ‘GREEN’. Each idiom is presented on its own slide with the meaning, a picture, and 1 or 2 examples of the idiomatic expression in a sentence. At the end of the presentation there are 5 standards based questions using ‘GREEN’ as an idiom. Generally, a class presentation takes about 1 hour, especially if you have the students write the idioms and discuss their meanings. 11 idioms-- 49 slides-- $4.00
Colorful Idioms - Worksheet Practice Activity - Each idiom features a color, such as “green thumb” for your student to use in a sentence.
You will love this Idiom Of The Week Packet. They are such a fun and exciting way to add growth to our writers with figurative language. We loved studying Idioms in our classroom and this booklet is No Prep to make teaching easier!
This twenty-seven slide PowerPoint presentation introduces the concepts of idioms, proverbs, and adages and provides practice identifying idioms, proverbs, and adages and understanding their meaning. The idioms, proverbs, and adages are all used in sentences to provide context. The final two slides include one page of interactive notes that can be printed out in advance for students to complete as they view the PowerPoint and a completed page of notes.