Introduce "similes" with this fun lesson that allows students to get creative using images and their imagination! Included are a 19-slide PowerPoint guiding students along on their 2-page worksheet, that includes both practicing writing their own similes and writing a creative paragraph about "monsters" with similes at the end.
1) The 19-slide "Similes" PowerPoint is a guided PowerPoint that introduces similes to students and prompts them to write their own similes using 12 pictures provided. Students have fun getting creative and sharing their similes. Then, students are instructed to describe a monster using similes and have a partner draw the monster based on their description.
2) On the 2-page worksheet, students have fun writing and sharing their own similes using pictures on this worksheet. Then, students write a paragraph describing a monster using 5 similes and have a partner draw it on their paper!