Spring Idioms

Spring Idioms is a creative and fun activity for all ELA and ESL learners. Perfect for lessons related to Spring, Earth Day, Environment, Climate Change, Biology, and Earth Sciences.

ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY
ESL EFL SPRING EARTH DAY IDIOMS VOCABULARY

Spring Idioms is a creative and fun activity for all ELA and ESL learners. Perfect for lessons related to Spring, Earth Day, Environment, Climate Change, Biology, and Earth Sciences.

What is it?

  • a fun and versatile activity

  • real-life topics

  • ESL levels: B1-C2

  • teenagers and adults

  • focusing on speaking and vocabulary

  • PNG/PDF

  • Digital/Printable

  • 3 colour schemes:

    • green background (digital)

    • no background (digital and print)

    • B&W (print)

What's included?

  • 20 unique flashcards (FRONT AND BACK) + 1 double-sided template to create your own cards

    • front: an idiom, 3 possible meanings, a unique drawing, an example

    • back: the answer, a question to associate the idiom with its meaning

  • 3 versions:

    • digital: 22 high-quality PNG files for online/interactive use

    • 2 printable versions: for single-sided and double-sided print

  • Worksheet cards based on example sentences

    • 4 high-quality png files + key

    • a printable version + key

How to use:

  • a collaborative speaking activity/assignment

  • writing/speaking practice - Why do you think we use this idiom this way?

  • homework - research the origins of the idioms

  • a (graded) quiz

  • a fun, thematic lesson

Aims:

  • to learn new thematic idioms

  • to review the idioms we already know

  • to discuss their origins and usage

  • to be able to use idioms in a sentence

  • to use our creativity and research to create our own cards

How about more spring and Earth Day activities?