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Understanding Idioms

Eighth graders analyze how idioms are a type of figurative language. They research different idioms and discover their meanings. With this knowledge, 8th graders create a slide show defining and illustrating the idiom. They also write sentences using their idiom correctly to show they have acquired the skill to use idioms within the English language.

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21st Century Skills
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Lesson Plans
2 hrs
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Database & Spreadsheet
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