Our Idioms

Last week we learned about idioms and how authors use them to make writing more interesting.  They are phrases whose meaning is often different than the actual phrase.  Students picked out an idiom they liked and illustrated it to share with the class.
 
L.4.5b . Students can demonstrate an understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.  They can recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs.