L.4.5.B Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.4.5.B

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"recognise and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs."

These worksheets, lesson plans, and exercises can help students practise this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Common Idioms
Worksheet
Common Idioms
Idioms are a piece of cake! Learn some common idioms, or phrases that mean something different than they seem.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Expressions Explained
Worksheet
Expressions Explained
Are you so hungry you could eat a horse? Your students will have fun identifying the examples of hyperbole and idioms in this worksheet.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Identical Idioms
Worksheet
Identical Idioms
This resource makes matching idioms as easy as pie! ​Students will pair idioms based on their identical meaning.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Easy Easter Idioms
Worksheet
Easy Easter Idioms
Put all your Easter eggs in this worksheet! Help your students use the context of a sentence to discover the meaning of these Easter idioms.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Show Your Idioms
Worksheet
Show Your Idioms
Hot potato! Here's a fun worksheet that is sure to elicit some giggles. Students will sketch the literal meaning of three idioms.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Identify the Idiom
Worksheet
Identify the Idiom
Kids practise using idioms in this figurative language worksheet.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Introduction to Similes
Lesson plan
Introduction to Similes
This lesson provides a concrete introduction to similes. Students will get a confidence boost after working together and completing some fun and colorful worksheets.
Year 3
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
It's Raining Idioms!
Lesson plan
It's Raining Idioms!
Idioms will be a piece of cake when students finish this fun lesson! Students practise illustrating and explaining common idioms.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Explanations for Expressions
Lesson plan
Explanations for Expressions
Do your students need instruction in how to find and determine the meaning of figurative language? In this lesson, students will explore the exaggerations found in hyperbole and elements of idioms.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Valentine's Day Idioms
Lesson plan
Valentine's Day Idioms
To make a long story short, idioms are a fun addition to the English language! Use this lesson with your students to determine the meaning of common idioms— specifically those associated with Valentine's Day.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Idiom Pictionary and Charades
Lesson plan
Idiom Pictionary and Charades
Idioms can be a pain in the neck to understand! Help your students become acquainted with many of the English language's funny and confusing idioms in this lesson that has them using their creativity to act out or illustrate idioms.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Workbooks

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Games

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Exercises

Idioms 1
Exercise
Idioms 1
Introduce students to the world of idioms with this exercise that shares some of the most common expressions in the English language.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Exercise

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