English is a tricky language full of idioms with hidden meanings. Do you teach your students sayings & phrases? They're useful to know and students love learning them. (Especially good for ESL kids). This book has conveniently numbered pages, a table of contents, and each page contains the saying with a writing line for the student to copy the saying, a box for writing an explanation of the sayings meaning, and a box to illustrate it. This book of Sayings & Phrases contains all of the sayings included in the 2nd Grade Core Knowledge Curriculum, but could be used to supplement any curriculum. It also includes a page reviewing the Core Knowledge Kindergarten Sayings & the Core Knowledge 1st Grade Sayings and Phrases.The sayings included are:
a. Back to the drawing board
b. Better late than never
c. Cold feet
d. Don’t cry over spilled milk
e. Don’t judge a book by its cover
f. Easier said than done
g. Eaten out of house and home
h. Get a taste of your own medicine
i. Get up on the wrong side of bed
j. In hot water
k. Keep your fingers crossed
l. Practice what you preach
m. Two heads are better than one
n. Turn over a new leaf
o. Where there’s a will there’s a way.
p. You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.
A huge thanks to the 3am teacher, from the pond, and innovative connections for the borders!