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Introducing the next activity for my Leaping Leprechauns series...Idioms. Within this download, you will find 3 different activities to work on 24 different "St. Patrick's Day" idioms. (Examples: chasing rainbows and luck of the draw) This great language activity focuses on understanding idioms in a fun, novel way. Activity #1: This activity involves a set of 24 cards that each have sentence containing an idiom. The goal is to identify what the idiom means using the sentence/context provided. If you do it correctly, you keep the card. If not, you must put the card back into the pile. If you find the pot of gold, you get another turn. Watch out for the rainbow, because you lose your turn. Activity #2: This activity has "gold coin" cards including each of the 24 different idioms and their meanings are included for students to play a matching game. Activity #3: A list of all of the idioms and their meanings are provided on a worksheet for your students to try to identify which meaning fits each idiom. Enjoy this comprehensive idiom activity!! Top O' the Morning to you all!!
Included in the download:
* 24 leprechaun cards with sentences including 24 idioms
* 8 wild cards
* 48 gold coins (24 idioms, 24 idiom meanings)
* matching worksheet including all of the 24 idioms
* Answer Key for the matching worksheet