Match idioms that have articles of clothing to their meaning in this interactive PowerPoint and increase reading comprehension! Includes 25 clothing idioms and their definitions with photographs to help visual learners. Then there are 10 practice slides. Students can decide on the correct answer, then check. This PowerPoint can be used at a computer station or interactively with the whole class. All students, and especially English Language Learners, have to be exposed to idioms in order to achieve greater reading comprehension. Supports common core standards for learning figurative language! Fun!
Common Core Standard L4.5: Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs
Common Core Standard L 5.4 Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 5 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
Common Core Standards L 5.5 Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs.
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