This technology-based, cross-curricular lesson can be used in technology and business courses to re-enforce core-course knowledge while teaching students about website design. Figurative language is an objective for all levels of high school ELA.
The lesson may also be used in an ELA course to teach figurative language. By utilizing free online web development services like Weebly or Wix, students are not required to have previous knowledge of website development to complete this lesson
This lesson also provides students with an opportunity to practice good publication techniques with regard to copyright laws.
The product includes a teacher's guide to preparing the lesson and printable instructions for the student. An example of the students' expected product can be found at http://techbiquitous.com/figlang