With this PowerPoint presentation, students are introduced to similes and begin to recognize and use this type of figurative language. Examples and explanations are included as well as student practice.
The brief student activities on this PowerPoint include identifying the similes in a passage, completing similes, and other suggested activities.
The sample passages include examples from various types of literature.
A fill-in-the-blanks student workbook page is included which can be printed out in advance for students to complete as they view the slides, as well as a completed page of notes.
From Classroom in the Middle