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Similes and Metaphors Task Cards Activity - Common Core Aligned

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Simile: She ran as fast as a cheetah!
Metaphor: The alligator's teeth were sharp daggers.

Similes and metaphors are important parts of figurative language. They add richness to a student's vocabulary comprehension, writing skills, and critical thinking abilities.

This packet of 24 simile and metaphor task cards provide a fun and engaging activity that provides your students with valuable practice and reinforcement of the concept.

Packet includes:
• Similes Poster
• Metaphor Poster
• Student note-taking sheet
• 24 simile and metaphor task cards
• Student Tracking sheet
• Answer Key

NOTE: Task cards 1-8 ask students to identify similes, 9-16 to identify what is being compared in a metaphor, and 17-24 to differentiate between similes and metaphors.

Classroom Uses:
• Scoot game
• Scavenger Hunt
• Center activity

Resources created by: Jessica Lawler, "Joy in the Journey"
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