For older kids-- Practice Paint Sample Storytelling - Paint samples often have unique and interesting names such as Western Sand, Beach Basket, and Mermaid Tear. These names make the perfect story-starters to inspire creative storytelling.
Start your Monday's with the Literary Term Of The Week! This purchase includes a 110 slide presentation with modern examples of literary terms that your students will definitely recognize :) It also includes a Lit term of the week poster for each of the
FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE IN A MUSICAL VIDEO~ Teach hyperbole, simile, and more using these visual clips. This might be a good inspiration for students to find their own examples of figurative language in songs they know.
Unit 3 Week 2 Skill: Idioms Intro 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.