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Figurative Language - Self Portrait Activity

PDF | 1 page|Grades: 3 - 6

A worksheet using figurative language to describe a student’s self portrait.

Use this worksheet when teaching students how to use and understand figurative language.

Students draw a self-portrait, then write some similes and metaphors using their self-portrait a a guide.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • ACELT1611

    Understand, interpret and experiment with sound devices and imagery, including simile, metaphor and personification, in narratives, shape poetry, songs, anthems and odesElaborationsdiscussing how figurative language including simile and metaphor can ...

  • ACELT1800

    Experiment with text structures and language features and their effects in creating literary texts, for example, using imagery, sentence variation, metaphor and word choiceElaborationsselecting and using sensory language to convey a vivid picture of ...

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Rach C

Would be great if it had a editable title so we could use it for characters in books or texts they are writing

Rach C · Apr 19th, 2019

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