This packet has 24 printable pages to help students think critically about the words that people say. Students explain what the phrases mean and why they are so powerful, analyzing wise sayings like:
Do the right thing, even when no one is looking.
Enjoy the little things in life.
Be somebody who makes everybody feel like somebody.
Reading is dreaming with open eyes.
Mistakes are proof that you are trying.
You can’t rewind life.
If you dog doesn’t like somebody, maybe you shouldn’t either.
Every ending is a great start.
Take a look at the Preview to see sample pages. This is a unique type of writing and thinking activity that your students will be talking about for some time.
If you want more CRITICAL THINKING activities, then take a look at the others in this series:
Analyzing Wise Sayings (20 printables)
Thinking About What People Say (20 printables)
Thinking about the WORDS people say (24 printables)