This product has been designed especially for the upcoming solar eclipse. Students will enjoy this activity where they listen and analyze the song, "Total Eclipse of the Heart". Students will be asked to demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings. They will also interpret figurative language, including similes and metaphors, in context in the following order:
1. Listen to “Total Eclipse of the Heart” by Bonnie Tyler.
2. Analyze the lyrics below.
3. What examples do you hear of Figurative Language?
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