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Characteristics of Poetry and Figurative Language

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This unit includes poems, ideas, and activities to help you teach the characteristics of poetry and the devices of figurative language.

It includes:
* Characteristics of Poetry sheet
* Identifying characteristics of poetry in "The Creature in the Classroom" sheet
* Lines and Stanzas sheet
* Repetition sheet
* Rhyming Words sheet
* Assessment on Characteristics of Poetry
* Figurative Language Note Sheet
* 6 figurative language posters (simile, metaphor, personification, onomatopoeia, hyperbole, personification, alliteration)
* Figurative Language ideas sheet
* Similes sheet
* Metaphors sheet
* Simile and Metaphor Sort
* Simile and Metaphor Assessment
* Onomatopoeia sheet
* Onomatopoeia Match Up
* Onomatopoeia Assessment
* Hyperbole sheet
* Write your own hyperbole
* Hyperbole Assessment
* Personification coloring sheet
* Personification sheet
* Personification Assessment
* Apple Alliteration
* Alliteration Frames
* Alliteration Assessment
* Poetry Test

To preview the activities for this unit, please click download preview button!

The original purchaser is granted permission to reproduce these pages in limited quantities for their own classroom use. Duplication for an entire grade level, school, school system or for commercial purposes is strictly forbidden without written permission from the publisher. If you wish to purchase a set for your grade level or entire school, please contact me via email at gingersnapstreats@gmail.com.
Total Pages
36
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On  December 18, 2012,  Buyer asked:
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Kerryn :)
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Which one? There are several. The one of the cover page is by KPM Doodles.
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Characteristics of Poetry and Figurative Language
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Characteristics of Poetry and Figurative Language
Characteristics of Poetry and Figurative Language