These posters and activities contain a great assortment of materials to help students understand these literary devices.
First a set of seven posters introduce
The posters come in three sizes for convenience for posting in the classroom and for adding to journals.
A game of Share, Share, Switch contains 24 cards for cooperative student interaction. Students practice or review the seven devices listed above.
A Figurative Language Dictionary includes a pronunciation key for each word, definitions, and space for students to put the definitions in their own words, write examples, and illustrate the word.
A Figurative Language Word Sort includes all of the words (except imagery). This would make a great center activity. Three examples match to each term.
Finally a Figurative Language Practice Page could be used for practice or assessment.