"When Life Hands you Lemons" is a fun game that teaches common idioms. It would be perfect for your 4th or 5th grade speech or language arts classroom!
This board game is common core aligned for grades 4-5 and focuses on 16 common idioms. Game cards ask students to fill-in-the-blank to complete the idiom, choose the correct meaning of the idiom given 3 choices, or give a meaning of the idiom in their own words. The repetition of practice will not only teach them what an idiom is, but also teach them the meaning of 16 common idioms and give them a good foundation for beginning to understand figurative language.
Idiom Poster to serve as a visual cue to remind students what an idiom is: Page 3
16 Common Idioms (used in game) and their meanings: Pages 4-5
Game Directions: Page 6
Game Board: Page 7
Game Cards: Pages 8-17
Credits: Page 18
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