Icy Idioms for Winter

by The Friday Afternoon Files

Price: 250 points or $2.5 USD

Subjects: ela,figurativeLanguage,craftAndStructures,englishSecondLanguage,speech

Grades: 4,5,6

Description: Learning the meanings of common idioms can really be challenging! Teaching students to examine these phrases in context can help them determine the meanings independently while reading or having conversations. This deck of 23 cards provides great practice for determining the meaning of these expressions by utilizing context clues. What’s Included? ❄️1 instructional card ❄️20 self-checking digital task cards which ask students to choose the correct idiom meaning from three given choices. ⭐I have LOTS of figurative language and idiom decks here in my BOOM store. Please check out my money-saving bundles and ELA resources!⭐ CCSS standards addressed: --L.4.4.a Use context (e.g., definitions, examples, or restatements in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase. --L.4.5.b Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs. --L.5.4.a Use context (e.g., cause/effect relationships and comparisons in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase. --L.5.5.b Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs. --L.6.5 Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.