If you're looking for a fun way to introduce idioms to your students, pick up a copy of this book and check out the discussion guide. We do a similar activity on Valentine's Day with heart idioms and it's tons of fun.
Activity Name: Soccer Ball Idioms
Activity Description: Inside the discussion guide below, there is a list of idioms. Have students cut out a soccer ball from construction paper. On the front of the soccer ball, each student can write one of the idioms listed in the discussion guide. On the back side of the soccer ball, each student can use the idiom correctly in a sentence.
Weekly Wall Recommendations
For the 2018-2019 school year, students will be choosing books to display on our classroom recommendation wall. The wall is a lending library. It showcases the various literature choices in the classroom, celebrates students' voices and choices, facilitates getting to know each other through our literature choices, and facilitates communication with the global learning community.