The Outsiders by SE Hinton Figurative Language Power Point and Quiz
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This is an entertaining and colorful power point presentation and worksheet which introduces the figurative language in the classic teen novel, The Outsiders, by S. E. Hinton. It focuses on the six most common kinds of figurative language used by the author; simile, metaphor, personification, hyperbole, synecdoche and allusion. This packet contains,
1) The Outsiders Figurative Language Power Point and Workshop
This is an interactive Power point presentation with attractive clipart and graphics. The first six slides are presented as a workshop which teaches the concepts on these six types of figurative language using examples from the novel. The student is then given a worksheet/quiz with 20 new examples of figurative language from the book, some of which have more one type of figurative language. The rest of this PPT acively reviews the answers on this worksheet.
2) A worksheet which can also be used as a quiz with 20 new passages from Novel containing the different types of figurative language with accompanying answer sheets. Again the answers are also attractively presented in the Power Point Presentation.
I spent a great deal of time on this Power Point and I am sure your students will enjoy it and better understand these important literary concepts.