Fifth graders have been writing and reading (notably, the provocative short story "In Our Hands" by Bruce Coville)...but mostly they have been busy making a movie for their cause: SAVING IDIOMS
Why let such useful figures of speech drop away from common parlance?
What is the difference between the literal and the figurative?
How can all this be conveyed in a short bit of theater?
Find out the answers to these questions and enjoy the production by clicking HERE.
Please also note that meeting once and week and having so many movie makers working on one movie means that there is editing that we will leave undone for now, in favor of moving on to other projects. But, in case you were wondering, too many cooks did NOT spoil the broth.
Enjoy, and here's to idioms. Please use them daily!