An editable PowerPoint to use when teaching figurative language.
Use this presentation to teach your students how the author’s use of figurative language achieves a specific purpose.
The presentation describes each type of figurative language and gives an example for the students to study. The PowerPoint offers built-in check-for-understanding slides, making it easy to see which students need extra support while keeping your students engaged throughout the presentation. It also ends with a link to a figurative language activity, allowing your students to put their learning into action!
The types of figurative language taught in this PowerPoint include:
Use the drop-down menu to choose between the Google slides or PowerPoint version.
This resource was created by Meagan Lee, a teacher in Texas and a Teach Starter Collaborator.
This presentation includes a link for a Figurative Language Worksheet and a set of Figurative Language Activity Cards to use throughout the lesson. Click on the links below to download.
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.