This lesson has a figurative language powerpoint with guided notes. The objective is:
I can identify and explain the meaning of figurative language devices used by an author in a given text.
The lesson starts with what is figurative language and why is it important. There's a pre-assessment to see what students already know at the beginning with lot of examples. Students check their answers later on during the lesson. The lesson has teacher model, whole group and partner practice. Near the end, there's a youtube video where students pick out figurative language in popular songs. Kids seemed to enjoy this lesson. * Make sure you can download a pptx powerpoint!