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Lit with Lyns
Grade Levels
5th - 8th
Resource Type
Formats Included
  • PDF
  • Internet Activities
  • Google Apps™
9 slides, 18 pdf pages
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Lit with Lyns
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This digital interactive notebook on poetry vs. prose and figurative language from pop songs students are familiar with is a great way to get your classes engaged and excited about poetry!

Students will work online using Google Slides which can be shared with Google Classroom, from your class website, Microsoft OneDrive, & more. You can also print if needed, directly from Google Slides.

Students will have the opportunity to gain a better understanding of figurative language with 9 slides of interactive activities.

Included in this product:

• Suggested lesson plan

• Graphic Organizer on poetry vs. prose

• Figurative Language note-taking graphic organizer

• Interactive Match-Up with words and definitions

• Interactive Match-Up with example of figurative language

• Digital Task Cards with song lyrics that include figurative language

• Answer Key

Google Drive Info Included:

• Instructions for both teacher and students on how to use in your class

• Link to activities

• Instructions for Microsoft OneDrive users

• Tips & Tricks for Teachers and Students

The Benefits of the Google Classroom:

Completely paperless- no printing, cutting, or gluing!!

• Great for differentiation!

• Saves automatically!!!

• Students work directly on student pages.

• More engaging for students often unwilling to write or participate on traditional assignments.

• Meets technology standards and prepares students for college or career.

• Great for the 1:1 school or those incorporating technology use in lessons.

• Perfect for organization of all student materials in their own Google Drive!

• Google Drive is free for teachers and students!

• Allows students to work on assignments anywhere they have access to their Google Drive.

• Students can easily collaborate on assignments.

• You can also print, if needed.

*You will need to access YouTube in order to view the poetry vs. prose video.*


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Total Pages
9 slides, 18 pdf pages
Answer Key
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Analyze how a modern work of fiction draws on themes, patterns of events, or character types from myths, traditional stories, or religious works such as the Bible, including describing how the material is rendered new.
Compare and contrast the structure of two or more texts and analyze how the differing structure of each text contributes to its meaning and style.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone, including analogies or allusions to other texts.
Compare and contrast a fictional portrayal of a time, place, or character and a historical account of the same period as a means of understanding how authors of fiction use or alter history.
Compare and contrast a written story, drama, or poem to its audio, filmed, staged, or multimedia version, analyzing the effects of techniques unique to each medium (e.g., lighting, sound, color, or camera focus and angles in a film).


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