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Meaning Of Proverbs

My fourth grade students loved learning idioms! I created this list of common idioms for them to keep in their binders. They also used this list to create an "Idiom Poster" which is also available in my store! CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.5.B - Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs.


Have you ever wondered if these two verses of Scripture (Proverbs 26:4 and 26:5) contradict? They don't. This 1-minute devotion explains.


“Pull the wool over someone’s eyes” means “to deceive someone”. Example: Don’t let insurance companies pull the wool over your eyes - ask for a list of all the hidden charges.

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Proverbs and Adages Task Cards and Activities

identify and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and other sayings Proverbs and Adages

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Police codes infographic

Police codes infographic #Survival #Preppers


FREE Figurative Language Poster Set for figures of speech lessons and activities! This easy to use, FREE poster set includes Alliteration, Hyperboles, Idioms, Proverbs and Adages, Personification, Onomatopoeia, Similes and Metaphors, and Puns. Each poster includes a brief description of the figure of speech for students. You can also check out the "sister" figurative language product that is common core aligned and includes instructional pages as well as task cards and printables.


while it’s tough to have compassion for someone who’s hurting us in the moment of rejection, it is possible to have compassion for their obvious hurt. Hurt people hurt people. Dig beneath the surface of a mean girl and you’ll find a girl riddled with insecurities and possibly even self-hatred.


Alphabetical list of English proverbs and sayings with their meaning. Description from I searched for this on


Adinkra symbols this page show a few of the stamp designs used in printing African adinkra textiles. Many of the designs have proverbs. The meanings of these symbols are posted in English. The stamp designs printed on cloth tell a story.