Teaching Resource

Alliteration Brainstorming Template

PDF, Google Slides | 1 page|Grades: 3 - 5

Use this brainstorming template to practice using the sound device alliteration.

Use this resource when teaching your students about the different sound devices used in poetry.

Print out the template and place it inside of a dry-erase sleeve for students to practice using alliteration in their writing. Alternatively, project the template on your dry-erase board and use it with your whole class when teaching about alliteration. Students will select a letter or sound to use in their alliteration. Then, they will brainstorm a list of words beginning with the chosen letter or sound. Finally, they will use as many words as possible from step 2 to create their alliterative sentence.

This resource is great to use with your reading small groups and as a reading center activity.

Use the drop-down menu to choose between the PDF or Google slide version.

This resource was created by Meagan Lee, a teacher in Texas and a Teach Starter Collaborator.

  Common Core Curriculum alignment

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