Why Lesson Planet?
How familiar is your class with basic idioms? Eight idioms and their explanations are listed here, and learners must match each explanation with the correct idiom. Looking for a way to extend this activity? Have your learners choose one to illustrate. The definition of mighty from "the pen is mightier than the sword" is a nice addition. Frontloading one word per instructional activity is a sound approach to differentiate and build vocabulary.