This Figurative Language Unit is the perfect way to teach all 8 Types of Figurative Language in a fun and engaging way! Your students will learn about Metaphors, Similes, Idioms, Hyperboles, Imagery, Personification, Onomatopoeias, and Alliteration.
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Figurative Language can be fun to review when you use Figurative Language Game Show! Put students in up to 6 groups to play this Jeopardy style game! Review days can be dull and kids just don't listen. But if you tell them that they will play a FUN review game to test their new knowledge, they wil
Poetry Unit: "Exploring poetry and figurative language!" This is a common core correlated unit on writing poetry and figurative language. It includes a Power Point Presentation that goes over similes, metaphors, alliteration, onomatopoeia, personification, and hyperbole. This presentation also incl
This 128-page Complete Poetry Unit includes:
> 99-slide PowerPoint
> 5-page Notes Handout w/ answer key (available in full color or black & white)
> 2-page Syllables Handout
> 2-page Feet Handout
> 2-page Meter Handout
> 4-page Music Lyrics Handout
Historically speaking, poems started out as stories intended to be read aloud. Share poems the way they were MEANT to be read - with audio and video readings – while still achieving rigorous reading and creative writing!
This Poem of the Week Collection can be used in multiple ways
This Structure and Elements of Poetry unit is aligned with both Common Core and TEKS Standards for grades 3 - 5, and provides everything you need to teach your students in the classroom, library, homeschool, writing workshop, or beyond!
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The Poetry Unit includes a PowerPoint, poetry activities, study cards, a game, checkbrics, and more! (Includes 10 files below)
*Please note our PowerPoints are password-protected from editing and are only compatible with PCs. Mac users will not be able to view our PowerPoints. When opening one of
This is a set of 20 original poems in a power point file to use for guess the covered word activities on a smart board or it can be used with a computer and projector. The poems included in this bundle are from my Poetry Mini Bundle Activity Packs #1-5. I use these guess the covered
Shakespeare Life and Times Introduction and History Powerpoint Presentation
An excellent introduction and thorough history of the life and times of William Shakespeare. This can be shown before you read or act any of Shakespeare's plays, sonnets, or lengthy poems. It includes a two-page handout wit
This Comprehension Strategies Bundle has 4 complete comprehension strategy packs!
Each pack has an introductory PPT slideshow, lesson plan, center activities, printables, reading passages, comprehension posters, bookmarks & more.
The interactive PowerPoint introductions and e
Teach your students all about rhyming with this fun, interactive literacy lesson. Down By The Bay by Tweet Resources is a fun, interactive song with activities that will have your students singing and laughing.... all while learning to rhyme!
Down By The Bay is a fantastic song for the classroom b
This powerpoint is colorful, adorable, and includes great examples to keep your students engaged while learning about poetry!
-28 editable slides with adorable clipart and a variety of backgrounds
-7 embedded video clips, along with website links (**VIDEOS ARE FROM YOUTUBE, SO BE
This original motivational poem has one meaning when you read it forwards and another when you read it in reverse! It's great for any junior-high or high-school class.
Here's an excerpt:
Apathy has no cure
Because I refuse to believe that
My future will be amazing
My future will be amazing
“Annabel Lee” by Edgar Allan Poe Complete Lesson Bundle
This is a complete lesson pack for “Annabel Lee” by Edgar Allan Poe. All of the documents are alterable so that you can tailor them for your purposes. Also, all of the graphic organizers can be used for any poem. The worksheets are provided
Poetry, Poetry, Poetry!!!! Looking for a poetry unit that aligns with Common Core? This file contains a 47 slide power point and 26 accompanying handouts. The poetry power point includes all the basics of poetry such as rhyme scheme, line breaks, mood, theme, stanzas, etc. Students are introduced
Students love the six word memoir project and are inspired by the PowerPoint slides and video QR code!
Load the video link or QR code video ahead of time or engage students by having them access the video in class using their smartphone devices!
Students will beg to watch the six word memoir video
Figurative Language PowerPoint game. A fun interactive way to practice identifying types of sound devices and figurative language used in poetry and writing. One slide reviews definitions of similes, metaphors, idioms, personification, hyperbole, alliteration, and onomatopoeia before the start of th
This is the perfect pack to review your 7th & 8th graders for the STAAR reading test. It reviews and reinforces over 60 vocabulary word.
This pack includes:
-Word Wall Cards
-10 different word searches w/ answer keys
*Working with words
This unit bundles ALL my poetry items into one and includes BONUS material!
This Poetry Unit helps the teacher familiarize their students with a variety of poetry styles before asking the students to anal
Students love this lesson that allows them to create their own poem from words found on the page of a book. Art lesson centers around creating a piece of artwork based on the core idea of the poem and the Language Arts piece on finding poetic words and phrases to create a memorable poem with a centr
Figurative Language Bell-Ringers: These 23 bell-ringers are an excellent way to get your students to practice writing, locating, and analyzing figurative language! All you have to do is choose your bell ringer for the day, put it up on the screen, and students get to work as soon as they enter the c
Poetry Unit with Interactive Notes
This Unit Coves the Following Topics:
1. Poetry Features (refrain, rhyme scheme, stanza)
2. How to analyze a poem using three mentor texts
→ This includes slide by slide instructions
3. How to annotate a poem using three mentor texts
Types of Poetry Unit
This 34 slide presentation on poetry examines types of poetry and terms used within poetry.
This presentation includes:
* Explanations, examples and directions for creating
* List poems
Poetry Slam Writing Presentation & Student Handouts: Slam poetry is gaining popularity online with some poems featured in slam competitions going viral on Youtube and Facebook! Bring this phenomenon into the classroom by having your students produce and perform their own original 'slam poem'!
This powerpoint and the other are included in my NWEA inspired Mega Bundle. It's a great deal, check it out! This is a test prep review that I use with my second grade class for practice on the NWEA MAP Reading Comprehension. It could also be used for higher level first graders or lower level 3rd g
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Want to make poetry FUN, ENGAGING AND RELEVANT? This poetry unit is a complete solution for teaching and learning poetry to students. ❤️ ABSOLUTELY NO PREP REQUIRED ❤️, just download and start teaching in minutes.
Teaching haiku is easy with this study-practice-publish activity kit!
* * * REVISED ON 4/13/13... Revisions include fact sheet about haiku poetry, addition of 2 more sample haiku poems (written by me :) and 2 new publishing paper choices!
Students will study sample haiku poems to discover the 5-
50 slides that cover the differences between the elements of prose, drama, and poetry. The presentation also includes explanation of the following types of figurative language and poetry:
“Theme for English B” by Langston Hughes Complete Lesson Bundle
This is a complete lesson pack for “Theme for English B” by Langston Hughes. All of the documents are alterable so that you can tailor them for your purposes. Also, all of the graphic organizers can be used for any poem. The workshee
This fun game provides review of eligible content from the 3rd and 4th grade reading PSSA. Content reviewed includes antonyms and synonyms, poetry vocabulary, affixes (suffixes and prefixes), homophones, and testing vocabulary (compare, contrast, problem, solution, setting, cause, effect, narrative)
Engage your students with “Twas the Night Before Christmas.” First, a lively PowerPoint presentation teaches them about rhythm, rhyme, and figurative language. Then they identify similes in the poem and analyze two famous Christmas songs written in poetry form.
The Poetry Styles Unit #1 is a complete unit for teaching various styles of poetry. Includes PowerPoint and 10 poetry style signs that each provide a definition and example of a poetry style.
*Please note our PowerPoints are password-protected from editing and are only compatible with PCs. Mac user
This PowerPoint has 80 slides of information and examples. The presentation describes the following and provides examples: poetry, rhythm, rhyming patterns, alliteration, repetition, onomatopoeia, imagery, similes, metaphors, personification, stanzas and lines. The presentation also describes and sh
Do you want a break from planning lessons for a month? This is a four week study based on the Writer's Workshop model for the study of poetry. It would perfectly fit students working in any grades first through third. Part 2 is a 48 page powerpoint file that supports each lesson from the unit outl
This poetry powerpoint is an excellent way to introduce a poetry unit to your language arts class. Includes 39 slides with information about poetic devices, types of poetry and figurative language. Includes lots of examples and graphics to make the learning experience fun! Also includes Cloze notes
Ready to inspire your students? This is an amazing 4 week poetry unit. After 20 years of teaching poetry, I have complied the best 14 sessions I have collected from w/shops, professional development, and years of research. The unit is broken into 4 parts (bends). 1) Immersion into Poetry: This bend
“The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost Complete Lesson Bundle
This is a complete lesson pack for “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost. All of the documents are alterable so that you can tailor them for your purposes. Also, all of the graphic organizers can be used for any poem. The worksheets are p
In this unit, perfect for Halloween or a larger unit on Poe, students will create an annotated version of Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven” and then present or publish their final draft.
This Common-Core-aligned assignment gives students an opportunity to practice doing a close reading. Close reading
THE ROAD NOT TAKEN BY ROBERT FROST PRESENTATION & ACTIVITIES: This teach-ready packet has everything you need to help your students understand "The Road Not Taken", one of Robert Frost's most famous poems!
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This is my common core correlated 55 slide power point on writing poetry and figurative language. It goes over similes, metaphors, alliteration, onomatopoeia, personification, and hyperbole. The presentation also includes examples in poetry for each type of figurative language.
Next, the power poin
OUTSIDERS NOTHING GOLD CAN STAY: Use this class activity to engage your students in exploring the meaning and theme of Robert Frost's poem Nothing Gold Can Stay as found in The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton! This is intended for use after Chapter 5 - 6, but could be used at any point in the novel.
EMILY DICKINSON BECAUSE I COULD NOT STOP FOR DEATH: Introduce students to one of Emily Dickinson's most interesting poems. Because I Could Not Stop For Death personifies death and takes students on an eerie carriage ride from birth to passing. It makes a great Halloween lesson, but can be used at a
Teach your students the basics of Poetry with this ready-to-use powerpoint presentation. This powerpoint covers the definitions of poems, prose, lines, stanzas, meter, rhyme scheme and free verse in a student-friendly fun way. Built into the powerpoint are pop quizzes and even a brain break. Perfec
This 572 slide PowerPoint is a guide through Module 1B which introduces the characteristics of poetry and helps students consider what inspires writers and poets. Students begin in Unit 1 by reading the first half of the novel Love That Dog by Sharon Creech. Use this PowerPoint as a teaching tool t