25 printable activities to help students improve their speaking and listening skills. Each lesson centers around a proverb or wise saying: Chinese, Italian, Persian, Arabian, Spanish, Swiss, German, English, and more. Students analyze the literal and figurative meaning of each proverb, as well as defining its relevance and importance for today. You will find the contributions of William Shakespeare, John Milton, Mark Twain, Confucius, and many more from both modern and ancient times.
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Brainteasers to challenge your mind: Patterns
Exponents: What are they PowerPoint
Exponents: World Records
Internet Research: Insects, Bugs and Spiders
Triangles: Scalene, Isosceles or Equilateral
Word Detective: 99 Frequently Misspelled Words-up
99 Frequently Misspelled Words
Word Searches – Homophones, Synonyms, Antonyms and more
Word Searches - Nature and Wildlife
Word Searches - Wisdom and Wise Sayings