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Sound Devices PowerPoint

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PowerPoint | 29 pages | Grades: 3 - 5

An editable PowerPoint to use when teaching sound devices to your students.

Use this presentation to teach your students about the different sound devices authors use in their writing.

The presentation describes each device 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 sound devices worksheet, allowing your students to put their learning into action!

The sound device types taught in this PowerPoint include:

  • Alliteration
  • Assonance
  • Consonance
  • Rhyme
  • Onomatopoeia

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 the link for the Elements of Poetry Worksheet to use at the end of the lesson. Click on the link below to download.

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Elements of Poetry Worksheet - Sound Devices

A worksheet to help students understand sound devices in poetry.

Teach Starter Publishing4 pagesGrades: 5 - 6


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