We’ve let the cat out of the bag! Learning to identify and understand idioms is easy and fun with creative activities your students will love. Complete with step-by-step directions and reproducible templates, these projects are effective ways to help students understand metaphors, find the relationships between language and life experience, and discover the fun of wordplay. Don’t save these for a rainy day! Strike while the iron is hot! 64 pages.
Grades 3 - 6
Using It in a Sentence: Another way to get students to guess an idiom’s meaning is to use it in a sentence yourself or describe a situation. The students will use context clues to make suggestions about the idiom’s meaning!