Descriptive Writing uses effective language. This writing package (Section Four) deals with figurative language. This scaffold approach to Writing helps students add description to their written work through the use of metaphors, similes and alliteration. Its focus is on the use of figurative language to create a more vivid picture.
This package (section) has a comprehensive teacher guide, guided student exercises, fun and engaging activities, checklists, rubrics for assessment and practice exercises (perfect for the diversity of learners in your classroom). This package also contains a 16-slide PowerPoint presentation to augment the use of figurative language. Your students will have a clear understanding of how to become more effective writers. All activities are aligned to the Common Core Standards. No Prep is required.
This writing package is part of a larger bundled program entitled ‘Descriptive Writing – a program to teach descriptive writing’ which may be purchased at a significant discount. Go to:
Descriptive Writing - a program to teach descriptive writing
Or, you may purchase each section separately.
Descriptive Writing - powerful word choice
Descriptive Writing - adding detail with phrases and clauses
Descriptive Writing - variety of sentence starters