Use these 32 multiple choice Idiom Cards to help your students learn the meanings of common idioms. In addition to the 32 cards, there is also a Challenge Card that can be used with every other card in the set to extend the activity. The Challenge Card requires students to write a short paragraph using the idiom on the card. A student answer sheet is included as well as an answer key so students can check their work. The multiple choice format make these cards great for test prep. Use at centers, in pairs or small groups or with your entire class using a game like Scoot.
The cards will look best in color, but will also print out fine in grayscale.
Contents of this set include:
• Directions and Suggestions
• 32 Task Cards
• Challenge Card
• Student Answer Sheets
• Answer Key
Common Core Standards addressed in this set:
L.4.5. and L.5.5 Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
-Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs.
• Task Card Category
• Literature Response Question Cards (Lit Sparks)
• Generalizations (Identify)
• Paraphrase It! (Advanced set)
• Restate the Question (Advanced Set)
• Brain Breaks
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