A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore some commonly used idioms.
Common Core State Standards alignment
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, at the high end of the grades 4-5 text complexity band independently and proficiently....
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poems, in the grades 6-8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range....
Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs....