Activity & Idea Book for Phrasing of Proverbs Card Decks 1 & 2: Beginnings & Endings of 90 Traditional English-Language Sayings, pages 1-24
24 Half-Sized Pages
Who It’s For: Teachers & Students of World “Cultural Literacy” Who Believe in the Efficacy of “Past Wisdom” in Instruction & Improvement in Language Skills + Thinking Abilities
Why You Need It: ¨Collections of Proverbs & Sayings provide strong content for activities that teach language & cultural beliefs—and that compare past attitudes with current motivations. Considering the “real meaning” of proverbs gets people to consider concepts like “truth,” “wisdom,” “human nature,” “advice,” etc.
What You’ll / They’ll Do:
 Look over the 24-page Phrasing of 90 Traditional English-Language Proverbs Activity & Idea Book. Notice its sections: Introduction, Table of Contents, instructions for “Games of Wisdom,” Proverb Worksheets / Quizzes: Paraphrases & Solutions, Questions about Proverbs: “Discussing Wisdom to Mastery,” Answer-Key List, Learner-Created Activities: “Proverb Situations.”
 Observe that many of the recommended things-to-do incorporate and emphasize learner-centered creativity, clear thinking, and engaged discussion. Keep in mind that meaningful materials like card decks with text segments to match can promote both oral & written language-skills development.
Make use of the info, instructions, and suggestions as best fits your teaching/learning goals and situations—with or without F-07.07b: Card Decks 1 & 2: Beginnings & Endings of 90 Traditional English-Language Sayings.