My fourth graders have been studying all types of figurative language this year. My students just love idioms! During the year we completed many activities using idioms and I decided to take it to the next step and incorporate one in their writing. My students had to use suspense and the idiom "It's Raining Cats and Dogs" in a narrative piece. I gathered stuffed cats and dogs and pinned on an umbrella. I took photos to add to their final writing piece.
A few of the books that we read:
My favorite photo!!!
Here are a few completed pieces:
The student teacher across the hall was hanging up this bright and cheery adverb board and I had to take a picture to share…Sunny Skies and Rainbows are coming soon!!! Great Job Meghan Foden!!!