Review MLK's "I Have a Dream" speech text and explore the metaphors he used to convey his message through the accompanying questions.
Identify and create alliteration patterns in texts.
Using the companion text “The Gift of the Magi” by O. Henry, students will diagram the narrative structure of the story on the included plot elements worksheet.
A set of 12 task cards to practice working with figurative language.
A board game to practice working with different types of figurative language.
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.
An article about springtime blooms and festivals paired with a comprehension task.
A comprehension worksheet paired with a poem about a thinker.
A set of five literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 6 magazine.
A worksheet which helps students explore important scenes from a class novel.
A worksheet to assist students in making predictions before reading a novel.
3 worksheets to help students analyze the points of view of opposing characters in a literary text.
3 worksheets to assist with analyzing characters in a class novel.
A set of 39 onomatopoeic vocabulary word cards.
A poster highlighting how to interpret figurative language when reading a piece of text.
A poster highlighting how to find word meaning in context when reading a piece of text.
A worksheet to use when teaching students how to understand sequence when reading.
A set of comprehension task cards to help students understand sequence when reading.
A poster pack containing 8 different types of figurative language.
A comprehensive resource pack helping students explore the concept of figurative language.
A comprehensive resource pack to help students understand the concept of sequencing.