Monday, July 2, 2012

Freebie: Idiom Response Activity

Here is a great freebie to help you meet the following new Common Core standards in your literacy classes.

CCSS RL4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, distinguishing literal from nonliteral language.
CCSS L5 Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships and nuances in word meanings.
  • a. Distinguish the literal and nonliteral meanings of words and phrases in contex.
Use this in a literacy center, in a response journal, or by itself after a lesson on idioms.

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  2. I love working on idioms with my students! I try to do one a week. Thanks for the freebie!

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    1. I tried to download the journal page and couldn't find a link to open it.

    2. You are right...the link didn't work. I just fixed it, so you should be able to download it now. Thanks for the heads up.


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