Teaching figurative language and want to take it to the next level? Amp up the rigor of this important skill with (40) engaging task cards that students can work on in pairs, groups, or whole class instruction. Each card presents a higher-order thinking task that is sure to guarantee an understanding of figurative language. An effective instructional tool and alternative to boring worksheets!
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Literary Analysis Task Cards
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Verb Tense Task Cards
Commonly Confused Words Task Cards
Common Core Literary Terms Task Cards
Idiom Task Cards
Context Clue Task Cards
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