Understand the meaning of common idioms with a classroom game of Idioms-Go Fish!
Help students identify metaphors with this classroom poster.
Practice identifying and using metaphors with this set of 10 sentences that analyze symbolism in figurative language.
Play this figurative language game with a group to practice recognizing and inventing metaphors, similes, and personification.
Reinforce sound devices used in text by sorting 16 figurative language cards into their appropriate category.
Identify and create alliteration patterns in texts.
In this figurative language matching game, students will pair 24 phrase cards with their corresponding literary device.
A set of 12 task cards to practice working with figurative language.
An editable PowerPoint to use when teaching figurative language.
An editable 20-slide PowerPoint to use when teaching your students about hyperbole.
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 template to practice using onomatopeias in a piece of text.
Use this brainstorming template to practice using the sound device alliteration.
An activity for students to identify and interpret figurative language.
An article about springtime blooms and festivals paired with a comprehension task.
A set of five literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 5 magazine.
A poster providing a definition and example of a simile poem.
A poster to use with young students when teaching similes.
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).
A graphic organizer for students to use when categorizing sensory details.
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 poster highlighting how to interpret figurative language when reading a piece of text.
A poster highlighting how to find word meaning in context when reading a piece of text.
A poster pack containing 8 different types of figurative language.
A poster providing a definition and examples of idioms.
A poster providing a definition and examples of alliteration.