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Figurative Language

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A short video on Idioms that is great for upper grades. The definitely keep you guessing! Hilarious!!

Chart for Figurative Language

▶ Figurative Language Examples in Songs: Part 1 - YouTube

Teaching With a Mountain View

Teaching With a Mountain View

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Useful literary devices... if only these were tangible!

Literary Devices -- Grant Snider

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Great cartoon video made almost entirely of idioms! Fun to do right before having students pick an idiom to write with a drawing of the literal meaning, its figurative definition, and a sentence using the idiom.

Onomatopoeia poem! Love it!!

What is verbal irony? - Christopher Warner

What is verbal irony? - Christopher Warner

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A little English humor. :-)

Hyperbole Is The Best Thing Ever : THE TEE SHIRT SHOPPE

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Kids scared or tired of poetry? This is a lesson I was particularly pleased with- Pop Rocks Personification

English Assignments

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Onomatopeia joke!

The Argyle Sweater by Scott Hilburn, June 26, 2013 Via @GoComics

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Taking Idioms … Literally ... Love this one!

"Wake Me Up" By Avicii and Aloe Blacc Song Lyrics Common Core Figurative Language and Poetry Analysis Activities - Aligned with the Common Common Core State Standards for reading, writing, language

Wake Me Up By Avicii & Aloe Blacc Figurative Language Activities

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▶ Figurative Language in movies and commercials - YouTube

Great song for figurative language

Flamingos and Butterflies: In all my nerdy glory

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Common Idioms & Expressions from Baseball

Common Idioms & Expressions from Baseball

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figurative language mini lesson

Know and Analyze How Authors Use Figurative Language~ Blog Post Plus Helping Teaching Tips

Figurative Language Treasure Hunt: Use With ANY Text - A fun close-reading activity for upper elementary and middle school students.

FREE, FREE, FREE!!!! This Scavenger Hunt is a fun, interactive way to get students to locate 8 different types of Figurative Language! Great for 3rd-8th Grade! Common Core Aligned too!

FREE Poetry Terms / Figurative Language Reference Sheet

Practicing Figurative Language & Poetic Devices with "Roar" song lyrics by Katy Perry

Use popular boy band One Direction's songs "One Thing" and "What Makes You Beautiful" to teach and practice figurative language, sound devices, and the meaning of poetry and the speaker's message. Students can also do an extended activity connecting the song to a poem with a similar theme.

Onomatopoeia Comic Book Lesson - fun for all kinds of lessons. Students use weekly vocabulary to make a comic strip, make a comic strip about character education skills, or based on the story/book they're reading.

Great END OF THE UNIT PROJECT for Figurative Language! 4 Projects IN ONE!!!!