Vocabulary Activities: Fun with the Origin of Expressions

Vocabulary Activities: Fun with the Origin of Expressions
Vocabulary Activities: Fun with the Origin of Expressions
Vocabulary Activities: Fun with the Origin of Expressions
Vocabulary Activities: Fun with the Origin of Expressions
Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
1 Rating
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

508 KB|3 pages
Share
Also included in:
  1. Introduce students to vocabulary fun with this bundle of activities (and save 20%!). ++++++++++++++ The Surprising History of Everyday Expressions Many expressions in common use today have interesting histories. In this 4-page reproducible activity, students first learn the origin of 15 expressi
    $12.49
    $9.99
    Save $2.50
Product Description
Many expressions in common use today have interesting histories.

In this 3-page reproducible activity, students first learn the origin of 15 expressions and what they now mean.

Using this information, they then determine what the everyday expression is.

Also included is a separate answer key.

This classroom-tested activity has been used successfully in middle school, high school, and college classes. Created by Susan Thurman.

To learn about new Class Act products, discounts, and freebies, just follow me. Find my picture at the top right of any page in my store. To the right of the picture is a star with “Follow Me” beside it. Click on the star, and I’ll send you customized updates about this store.

Earning TPT Credits
• Do you want credit for future TPT purchases? Just provide feedback for items you purchase. Click on the “provide feedback” button next to your purchases, rate the product, and leave a short comment. (You need to do both to earn credits.)

You receive 1 TPT credit for each dollar you spend, and you can spend it just like cash on future Teachers Pay Teachers purchases.

Here are other Class Act Press products you and your students might enjoy:
• FREEBIE!!! An Idiom by Any Other Name
On Second Thought: Looking at Phrases That Use "Second"
Tips of the Slung: A Humorous Look at Spoonerisms
Amusing Adverbs: Fun with Tom Swifties
Total Pages
3 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
N/A
Report this Resource
Loading...
$3.00
Digital Download
More products from Class Act Press
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up