Understand the meaning of common idioms with a classroom game of Idioms-Go Fish!
Help students identify metaphors with this classroom poster.
In this figurative language matching game, students will pair 24 phrase cards with their corresponding literary device.
A poem that explores the feelings students may experience when heading back to school after an extended break.
A set of 12 task cards to practice working with figurative language.
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.
A flip book template for students to identify examples of figurative language.
An activity for students to identify and interpret figurative language.
An article about springtime blooms and festivals paired with a comprehension task.
A journal to help students become more familiar with the genre of poetry.
An activity to help students understand figurative language in poetry.
A set of five literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 4 "What's Buzzing?" magazine.
A poster providing a definition and example of a simile poem.
A set of 14 task cards for upper elementary students to use after reading a fiction text.
A poster providing a definition and example of an onomatopoeia poem.
A poster providing a definition and examples of onomatopoeia.
A template for students to use when learning how to write a simile poem.
A poster providing a definition and example of a concrete poem (or shape poem).
An activity to use in the classroom when learning about alliteration.
A brainstorming template to use in the classroom when learning about alliteration.
A graphic organizer for students to use when categorizing sensory details.
A worksheet to help students understand alliteration in poetry.
A template for students to use when analyzing a poem.
A set of 39 onomatopoeic vocabulary word cards.
A set of 30 vocabulary words related to poetry.
A 23-slide editable PowerPoint template to use when introducing students to poetic devices.
A sorting worksheet using similes, personification, metaphors and onomatopoeia.
A worksheet using figurative language to describe soccer.
A worksheet using figurative language to describe a student's self portrait.
A task to use when teaching your students reading comprehension strategies.
A set of 13 literary devices posters with examples of different methods.