English Teaching Resources: Using Similes to Improve Writing teaches pupils how to identify similes in their reading and how to use similes in their written work. These fully editable 6 slide PowerPoint resources/lessons can be used as a starter activity, a stand alone lesson or developed further into lessons for improving vocabulary and language skills. The activities include:
1. What is a simile? Definition and examples of similes
2. Using super similes and avoiding cliche
3. Using similes to create better sentences
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