L.4.5b

Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs.

 
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Say What?: Introducing Non-Literal Language

3rd Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms Unit
3rd Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms Unit
Sara Hesemann
Johnsburg, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students will work on identifying examples of non-literal language within a text and distinguish the meanings of literal from non-literal words and phrases in context.

 
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3rd Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms Unit
Sara Hesemann
Johnsburg, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students will work on identifying examples of non-literal language within a text and distinguish the meanings of literal from non-literal words and phrases in context by reading closely and taking notes.

 
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That was a Breeze!: Working with Idioms

3rd Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms Unit
3rd Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms Unit
Sara Hesemann
Johnsburg, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students will create an idiom poster for one of the idioms they selected.

 
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3rd Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms Unit
Sara Hesemann
Johnsburg, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students will work together in partners to identify examples of non-literal language within a text and distinguish the meanings of literal from non-literal words and phrases in context by reading closely and taking notes.

 
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Idioms are Easier than Finding Needles in a Haystack

4th Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry and Figurative Language
4th Grade ELA » Unit: Poetry and Figurative Language
Marquita Prinzing
Seattle, WA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students represent idioms visually to help them understand the abstract meaning of idioms.

 
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idiom pic
   
3rd Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms Unit
Sara Hesemann
Johnsburg, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students will share a text called In a Pickle and choose their favorite of the idioms presented within the text.

 
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What is an Idiom?

4th Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms are a Piece of Cake
4th Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms are a Piece of Cake
Rebecca  Strebel
Ogden, UT
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

We are introducing students to the exiting world of idioms in this lesson.

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idiom matching game 2
   

Idioms are Easy as Pie!

4th Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms are a Piece of Cake
4th Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms are a Piece of Cake
Rebecca  Strebel
Ogden, UT
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

This is day two in our idiom unit where we will be "going the extra mile" by continuing to learn the meanings of common idioms.

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idiom go fish 2
   

Idioms Crack Me Up!

4th Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms are a Piece of Cake
4th Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms are a Piece of Cake
Rebecca  Strebel
Ogden, UT
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

We are putting together a class book of idioms that shows the literal meaning of the idiom through pictures as well as states the intended meaning.

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Idioms Assessment

4th Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms are a Piece of Cake
4th Grade ELA » Unit: Idioms are a Piece of Cake
Rebecca  Strebel
Ogden, UT
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

This is our assessment day for idioms. The students will get to show what they know.

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idiom assessment
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