Idiom BOOM CARDS ™ Interactive Digital Task Cards


25 reviews

This idioms BOOM CARDS ™ deck was created for 3rd- 6th grade students.  These are DIGITAL ONLY interactive digital task cards that are hosted on the BOOM Learning Website.

Delivery Method: Instant Digital Download 

Pages: 36 Digital Task Cards + 5 Instructional Slides

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There are few things more fun to teach than figures of speech! These idioms BOOM CARDS ™ activities don’t feel like work because they are hilarious, engaging, and fun.

You will find everything you need to provide a fun opportunity for students to learn all about idioms.


This idiom boom cards deck includes:

41 task cards (5 idiom instructional pages with examples and 36 idioms task cards with a variety of questions) with the following tasks for each set of cards:

  • Task cards 6-29 are multiple-choice and have your students match a definition to an idiom.
  • Task cards 30-41 are drag and drop answers, where your students will choose a word or phrase that completes the idiom.


This resource is completely digital. As students answer each question, they will receive immediate feedback. This helps students practice independent learning while strengthening skills.  

What are the benefits of using BOOM Cards?

  • Assign different students different BOOM decks for easy differentiation
  • BOOM CARDS™ give immediate feedback and are self-correcting, saving you grading time
  • BOOM CARDS™ require no preparation, which means no printing, laminating, or storage
  • Hold students accountable for independent work
  • Provide paperless practice that is perfect for remote learning


What do you need in order to use BOOM Cards?

  • A computer, tablet or interactive whiteboard
  • An internet browser OR the free BOOM app
  • An internet connection
  • A free or paid BOOM account


How do you assign the BOOM Cards to students?

  • Login to Boom Learning or create a new accountYou only need a free account! However, if you choose to upgrade, there are several options for assigning this resource!
  • If using the FREE version of BOOM Learning, once you’re logged into your Boom teacher account, go to “Library,” find the deck you want students to use, click on “FastPin” and select “Generate New Pin.”
    Option #1: Copy and paste the complete link for students to play, or…
    Option #2: Go to the Boom main page ( on a computer (or on the Boom app). Prompt students to click on the “FastPlay” button. Enter the pin and click “play.”
  • If using a PAID version of BOOM Learning, you can do the following:
    Get reports about student progress and activity
    Easily assign students multiple decks to work on
    Create an entire classroom of student logins

Please note:

To use Boom Cards, you must be connected to the Internet. Boom Cards play on modern browsers (Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Edge). Apps are available for modern Android, iPads, iPhones, and Kindle Fires. For security and privacy, adults must have a Boom Learning account to use and assign Boom Cards.

You will be able to assign the Boom Cards you are buying with “Fast Pins,” (a form of play that gives instant feedback to students for self-grading Boom Cards). For assignment options that report student progress back to you, you will need to purchase a membership. If you are new to Boom Learning, you will be offered a free trial of our Essential membership. Read here for details:


This file includes 36 digital task cards + 5 instructional slides



25 reviews for Idiom BOOM CARDS ™ Interactive Digital Task Cards

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  1. JE

    Jeannine E

    These cards are great to reinforce skills taught during distance learning.

  2. EB

    Erica B

    I used this as summer resource for tutoring. The kids love it.

  3. EV

    Elizabeth Vineyard 

    Love these boom cards

  4. RT

    Rachel T

    Boom cards are a great way to refresh our memories or practice a new skill. These did not disappoint! My kids love them.

  5. TG

    Tamika Green 

    Great resource to teach common idioms to my students! Fun and engaging!

  6. AG

    Ashli G

    Fun way to reinforce idioms.

  7. AS

    Amber S

    Great resource!

  8. CE

    Christi Egor 

    I’ve used these to review. Perfectly engaging!! Very happy with this product!

  9. JA

    Jessica Aberger 

    very useful resource to work on idioms

  10. SG

    Stephanie G

    User friendly!

  11. SJ

    Sherese J

    Excellent Resource

  12. MM

    Magical Materials  

    My students love boom cards so much!

  13. LG

    Laura G

    Great Resource! Thanks

  14. DK

    DanaLei K

    Lifesaver during distance learning! Thank you for your hard work!

  15. CE

    Carmela E

    My students loved practicing with these.

  16. CK

    Carla K

    Great Resource!

  17. GP

    gina parnell 

    Engaging lesson pages

  18. AS

    Angela S

    This provided lots of extra practice on idioms for my kiddos! They love Boom Cards!

  19. BO

    Briana O

    Thank you!

  20. NC

    Nanette C

    Comprehensive product for teaching idioms!

  21. JF

    Jillian F

    Took the thinking of idioms out for me!

  22. AH

    Abby H

    Thank you so much!

  23. AB


    Great resource

  24. EL

    En las Nubes Bilinguals 

    This has made reviewing so easy, the students love working on Boom Cards.

  25. BG

    Brianne Glass Zaborowski 

    Great Resource! Used with 3rd Grade students. They enjoyed it!

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