4.L.4.-Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 4 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies. This is a creative activity to help students recognize multiple meaning words.
“Phrasal verbs” are small phrases composed of a verb and adverb or preposition. The meaning of a phrasal verb is usually entirely different than the words may suggest; this tends to cause people learning English as a second language to want to pull their hair out. The good news about phrasals? Often the meaning can be determined by the subject of conversation.
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President's Day Project Based Learning Students research the meaning of the flag and it's symbols and reasoning behind those symbols. Children can bring in an expert who works for the government or perhaps the state capitol. Children then create their own USA flags. To follow up, children draw a picture of themselves with the flag and write why they are proud to be an american.