Have your students use their senses to describe food items using elaborate similes and metaphors in their sentences. This uses 4 different food items: A pretzel (salty), a pickle (sour), a gummy bear (sweet), and hot tamale candy (spicy). They will be able to incorporate descriptive sentences while comparing when using similes/metaphors. This is a hands on experience to enhance writing skills using sight, touch, smell & taste.
This writing packet includes the following items:
Instructions for how to implement each part.
Book suggestions for introducing similes/metaphors.
Brainstorming web graphic organizer planning sheet.
Blank final copy writing papers (1 for each food item)
Cover booklet examples
Student paper samples
Alternative final copy publishing sample