Idioms and Figurative Language: Using Context Clues to Determine Meaning

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by Suddenly TeleSLP

Price: 425 points or $4.25 USD

Subjects: speech,ela,elaLanguage,knowledgeOfLanguage,expressiveLanguage,pragmatics,receptiveLanguage

Grades: 1,2,3,4,5

Description: This is deck 1 of 3. A bundle of all 3 decks is available for a savings of 40%. Directions: This activity uses context clues to teach the meaning of idioms and figurative expressions.  The expression is presented in a scenario on the first card. The subsequent card provides 3 possible definitions/meanings of the figurative language. Provide whatever scaffolds are needed in order to assist the student in selecting the correct response utilizing the context in the scenario.