Identify and use Similes, Metaphors, Idioms, Proverbs, and Adages to improve writing with this COMPLETE Common Core-aligned lesson, as well as Journal, Sentence, and Creative Writing Practice:
• FULL COLOR Figurative Language Poster – print, laminate, and hang in your classroom
• COMPLETE Lesson with highlighted Text Features for better Comprehension
• Close Journal Activity featuring Main Ideas and Details (great for Interactive Notebooks!)
• Practice – identify, explain, and use Similes and Metaphors in Sentences
• Practice – identify, explain, and use Idioms, Proverbs, and Adages in Sentences
• Identify the difference between Similes, Metaphors, Idioms, Proverbs, and Adages
• Story Writing using Similes, Metaphors, Idioms, Adages, and Proverbs
Figurative Language, aligned with the 5th Grade Common Core READING, WRITING, and LANGUAGE Standards (See Preview for Standard Alignment), can be purchased separately, or as part of our 5TH GRADE COMMON CORE LANGUAGE UNIT + 12 FULL COLOR CONTENT POSTERS
We've included color copies of the Figurative Language lesson for your White Board, black and white versions of the lesson and activities to make copies for your students, Answer Pages, and Grading Rubrics for the Writing practice and activities.
Download the Figurative Language Preview to see complete Lesson Plan, Common Core alignment, and samples from the lesson and activities.
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FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE – 4TH GRADE
SIMILES, METAPHORS, PERSONIFICATION – 6TH GRADE
MORE 5TH GRADE LANGUAGE RESOURCES
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