Island of the Blue Dolphins, by Scott O'Dell,Complete Figurative Language Activity Packet
Here is an activity packet with lessons and worksheets related to the figurative language and literary devices in the novel, The Island of the Blue Dolphins, by Scott O'Dell.This packet contains 56 examples of figurative language in context as it appears in the novel. This Island of the Blue Dolphins Figurative Language Activity Packet contains activities related to figurative language such as simile, metaphor, personification, and synecdoche. This 7 page activity packet contains,
1) A mini lesson handout which teaches your students about the different kinds of figurative language such as simile, metaphor, personification, oxymoron, hyperbole, and synecdoche.
2) Three assessment tests and worksheets with 56 passages containing the different types of figurative language with accompanying answer sheets.
3) (For higher level students) An active reading graphic organizer to help your students identify and chart the figurative language in this or any other story as they read.
This will save you hours of time and teach some valuable literary concepts.