Body Part Idioms
Students explore and study the use of idioms in writing. They explain in detail what idioms mean and give a variety of examples with explanations. After coming up with a lengthy list of idioms, groups share their thoughts of them.
6th - 10th English Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Practice Book O
Whether you need resources for reading comprehension, literary analysis, phonics, vocabulary, or text features, an extensive packet of worksheets is sure to fit your needs. Based on a fifth-grade curriculum but applicable to any level of...
3rd - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Idioms Quiz: Anatomy-Based Expressions
An online activity provides opportunities to assess comprehension of 10 common adages based on anatomy vocabulary. Learners complete a multiple choice quiz (and can check answers with a single click) about the meaning of common...
6th - 7th English Language Arts
Exploring the Power of Puns
Read and analyze a variety of Shakespearean and contemporary puns using Visual Thesaurus computer software. Middle and high schoolers analyze a pun as a class; in small groups they analyze a Shakespearean pun using contextual clues and...
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable