This hands-on, fun, creative idiom activity includes short, spooky passages -- each one contains an idiom. The student’s task is to identify each idiom and then explain each idiom’s meaning before getting to illustrate their interpretation!
--Includes a detailed definition, a completed teacher model, and the answer key.
--Print 2-sided for a ready-to-go, engaging activity OR copy at 85%, 1-sided, to glue into interactive notebooks.
--Provides a great opportunity for students to share their explanations; consider a gallery walk or have partners share their illustrations at the end of the activity.
TEKS Focus: Reading/Vocabulary Development. 4(d), 2(d)
CCSS/CCR Focus: Vocabulary Acquisition and Use. Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs. L.5
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