This activity is perfect for small groups or as an independent activity. Students determine whether phrases are similes, metaphors, or idioms & sort them.
-3 "Elf Ornaments" labeled similes, metaphors, & idioms
-8 ornaments with examples of similes
-8 ornaments with examples of metaphors
-8 ornaments with examples of idioms
-10 blank ornaments (to add more examples OR to include other figurative language, such as hyperboles, personification, or alliteration)