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.
Day 25 of Summer Goal
MY SUMMER OFFICIALLY STARTS JUNE 19TH AND ENDS AUGUST 24TH. THAT'S 9.5 WEEKS OF SUMMER OR 66 DAYS. MY ORIGINAL GOAL WAS TO READ A MIDDLE GRADE NOVEL OR 15-20 PICTURE BOOKS A DAY FOR 50 OF THOSE DAYS, BUT MY NEW GOAL IS TO SHOOT FOR 30 DAYS. I DIDN'T REALIZE I'D END UP DOING TEXT SETS! I'LL BLOG ABOUT THE BOOKS AND MY EXPERIENCE HERE. READ ON!