This unit focuses on Figurative Language and the novel The Tiger Rising by Kate DiCamillo.
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The handouts break the novel into 6 sections, asking reading comprehension and event questions on the front and has a Figurative Language long on the back to allow students to find 4 examples of figurative language from the pages read. Students identify the type of figurative language used, provide the quote, and illustrate the sentence.
A 30 question test on figurative language (matching terms to definitions and identifying the type of figurative language from sentences from the novel) and events from the story, and 1 written response that asks for evidence from the text for support.