Figurative Language and Imagery - large task cards with content perfect for middle school or upper elementary. The topics include similes, metaphors, personification, and hyperbole, and imagery of sight,sound, taste, touch, and smell.
Thirty cards in total, there are cards about each individual type of figurative language and imagery as well as cards with mixed practice of all four types of figurative language and cards with mixed practice of all five types of imagery.
Student activities include identifying types of figurative language and imagery, explaining or illustrating the meaning of figures of speech, and completing and writing sentences with figurative language and imagery.
Task cards are great for small group work, class games, and individualized practice, and they help kids to really get the concepts.
For more resources about figurative language and imagery, see the Poetry and Figurative Language section of this store. You'll find activity sheet sets,introductory presentations, and a helpful resource for literary terms.
Resource from Classroom in the Middle