This lesson was designed specifically for fourth graders in Texas using the following standard from the TEKS.
110.15 English, Language Arts & Reading, Grade 4
(2) Reading/Vocabulary Development. Students understand new vocabulary and use it when reading and writing. Students are expected to:
(D) identify the meanings of common idioms.
Book Information is as follows:
More Parts by Tedd Arnold
Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish (An I Can Read Book - Level 2)
ISBN 13: 9780064441551
Dictionary of Idioms by Marvin Terban