A power point presentation to teach your students the difference between similes and metaphors
Includes definition of each term, examples, opportunities for student practice and a quiz at the end.
Sample of what is included:
Simile- a simile compares one object to
another using the words “like” or “as”
Examples:The bed was as hard as a board.
Cindy can be stubborn as a mule.
Finish the following similes:
The groan was as loud as __________________.
The boy leaped like a ____________________
Create your own similes using each word below.
ARE THE FOLLOWING SENTENCES A SIMILE OR METAPHOR?
She was as pretty as a picture
You are my sunshine