This 36 slide, interactive powerpoint contains guided reading and a fun idiom game. It's aligned with the common core and covers similes, metaphors, personification and idioms.
-Common core objective RL.5.4 (appropriate for other grade levels)
-How to identify figurative language
-Simile definition and examples
-Interactive activity: fill in missing word
-Metaphor definition and examples
-Personification definition and examples
-Guided practice using "As You Like it" By, William Shakespeare
-Interactive activity: multiple choice questions from reading
-Idiom definition and examples
-Idiom Game rules
-Interactive activity: Idiom game (13 slides)
This lesson also works great in a virtual classroom. If you enjoyed this lesson, please rate it. Thanks!