A flip book template for students to identify examples of figurative language.
Things are just more fun when they flip, right?! This flip book is a great way for students to review figurative language!
Figurative Language Literacy Group Activity
Use this flip book as an activity during literacy groups.
- Print a front cover page and examples page for each student.
- Have students cut along the dotted lines of the cover page and glue the cover to the examples page.
- Provide students with example texts to read. Our What’s Buzzing Magazines are a great source!
- Have students find each type of figurative language and write examples.
Since not all texts have every type of figurative language, you can create a challenge for your students! If they can’t identify the type of figurative language in the texts provided, have them write their own as a suggested addition.
Types of Figurative Language
The figurative language that students will need to find include:
- a simile
- a metaphor
National Curriculum Curriculum alignment
By the beginning of year 5, pupils should be able to read aloud a wider range of poetry and books written at an age-appropriate interest level with accuracy and at a reasonable speaking pace. They should be able to read most words effortlessly and to...
- Key Stage 2 (KS2) – Upper
Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Upper covers students in Year 5 and Year 6.
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