Idiom Charts
(visual/kinesthetic)

Have students find the meanings of the idioms shown here and list them on a chart. Then ask them to find five idioms to add to the chart. Suggest that they keep their charts and add idioms they encounter through the year.

Idioms:

catch one's breath
a dirty look
over one's head
wear one's heart on one's sleeve
take the words right out of one's mouth

Idiom List





Reading Language Arts Center | Houghton Mifflin Spelling and Vocabulary | Level 6
Education Place | Site Index

Copyright © 2002 Houghton Mifflin Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms and Conditions of Use | Privacy Policy | Children's Privacy Policy