A worksheet to help students understand figurative language in poetry.
Students read the poem, One Rotation, then investigate the figurative language within the poem.
Answers for teachers are also provided.
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Common Core Curriculum alignment
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, at the high end of the grades 4-5 text complexity band independently and proficiently.
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poems, in the grades 6-8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
Interpret figurative language, including similes and metaphors, in context.
Interpret figures of speech (e.g., personification) in context.
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