Build vocabulary and have fun with a classroom game of Idiom Bingo.
Help students identify metaphors with this classroom poster.
Practice identifying and using metaphors with this set of 10 sentences that analyze symbolism in figurative language.
Play this figurative language game with a group to practice recognizing and inventing metaphors, similes, and personification.
Review MLK's "I Have a Dream" speech text and explore the metaphors he used to convey his message through the accompanying questions.
Read 18 words and identify their antonyms as you race players to the end of the game board.
Read 18 words and identify their synonyms as you race players to the end of the game board.
Match up opposite words with this set of 28 antonyms dominoes.
Match up similar words with this set of 28 synonym dominoes.
Reinforce sound devices used in text by sorting 16 figurative language cards into their appropriate category.
Identify and create alliteration patterns in texts.
Identify and interpret hyperboles used in sentences.
In this figurative language matching game, students will pair 24 phrase cards with their corresponding literary device.
Help students practice identifying and thinking of antonyms with this thought-provoking worksheet.
Practice synonym matching with this cut and paste worksheet.
A poem that explores the feelings students may experience when heading back to school after an extended break.
A worksheet to practice identifying synonyms.
A worksheet to practice identifying antonyms.
A set of 12 task cards to practice working with figurative language.
An editable PowerPoint presentation to use when teaching idioms.
A worksheet to practice identifying idioms and their meaning.
An editable PowerPoint to use when teaching figurative language.
An editable 20-slide PowerPoint to use when teaching your students about hyperbole.
A worksheet that can be used in multiple ways when teaching figurative language.
A set of 28 figurative language example cards to use in a sorting or scoot activity.
A template to practice using onomatopeias in a piece of text.
Use this brainstorming template to practice using the sound device alliteration.
A set of 16 task cards to practice working with antonyms.
A set of 16 task cards to practice working with synonyms.
A flip book template for students to identify examples of figurative language.
An activity for students to identify and interpret figurative language.
An article about springtime blooms and festivals paired with a comprehension task.