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.
Simile Anchor Chart - Use these mini anchor charts in your interactive reading or writing journals to give your students all the information they need to know about using and understanding figurative language.
Check out these FREE Thanksgiving bump games for practicing idioms and context clues! These games are lots of fun and require very minimal prep. They are perfect to use in your November reading centers or as extension activities when students complete their work!
Fun with personification in my fourth grade classroom today! I read the children& book, The Little Red Pen, which is filled with examples of personification, and then the students wrote their own sentences bringing an object to life. They loved it!