Idioms, Proverbs, and Adages Bundle

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    1. This package contains five sets of reading task cards for upper elementary through middle school. Topics include: Characterization, Using Context Clues, Understanding Idioms, Reading Proverbs and Adages, and Making Inferences. Each set includes 30 large, half-page cards designed especially for mi
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    Idioms, Proverbs, and Adages Bundle - this package includes Idioms Task Cards, Proverbs and Adages Task Cards, and a free Slide Presentation with a student notebook page.

    Idioms Task Cards is a set of thirty cards that provide students with various types of practice identifying and understanding the meaning of idioms. The idioms are presented in sentences to provide context. With these cards, students work with idioms to complete the following activities:

    Fill in the missing word

    Draw the literal meaning

    Identify and define the idiom

    Match idioms to their meanings

    Use idioms in a sentence

    Search for idioms, and

    Understand the concept of “idiom”

    Also included as an easy reference for teachers is a big list of idioms and their meanings.

    Proverbs and Adages Task Cards is a set of thirty cards that provide students with various types of practice identifying and understanding the meanings of proverbs or adages. The proverbs, or adages, are presented in sentences or paragraphs to provide context. With these cards, students work with proverbs, or adages, to complete the following activities:

    Fill in the missing word

    Draw the literal meaning

    Identify and define the proverb

    Proverbs in fables

    Proverbs as metaphors

    Match proverbs to their meanings

    Write the fable

    Understand the concept of “proverb or adage”

    Also included is a copy of three Aesop's fables for use with the "proverbs in fables" cards. And, as an easy reference for teachers, there is a list of proverbs,or adages, with their meanings.

    Both sets of task cards are a large half-page size - perfect for individual or group work, review activities, class games like Scoot or Footloose, or quick assessments.

    The Idioms, Proverbs, and Adages Slide Presentation introduces the concepts of idioms, proverbs, and adages and provides practice identifying idioms, proverbs, and adages and understanding their meaning. it can also be used for a whole-class review activity. The idioms, proverbs, and adages are all used in sentences to provide context.

    The final two slides include a notebook page that can be printed out in advance for students to complete as they view the PowerPoint and a completed page of notes.

    The main focus is on understanding the meanings of the idioms, proverbs, and adages. The first half of the PowerPoint is about idioms, and the second half is about proverbs (or adages).

    Teaching students to understand idioms supports Reading: Language standards, especially the standards that involve determining the meaning of unknown words and phrases. Teaching kids to understand proverbs and adages supports several Reading standards especially the Reading: Literature standards that involve making inferences.

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    Standards

    to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
    Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
    Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including determining technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone.
    Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
    Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.

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