RL.5.4 Worksheets

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.5.4

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"Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes."

These worksheets can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
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Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
Beginning readers, enjoy this passage from Twain's classic "The Prince and the Pauper" and then complete some vocabulary and comprehension questions.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Reading Comprehension: Black Beauty
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Reading Comprehension: Black Beauty
Inspire your reluctant reader with this comprehension page, featuring a passage from a classic novel, Black Beauty.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Reading Comprehension: The Secret Garden
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Reading Comprehension: The Secret Garden
Your little reader is sure to enjoy this selection from the children's classic, "The Secret Garden." She'll build her vocabulary and reading skills.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Understanding Dialogue: Tom Sawyer
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Understanding Dialogue: Tom Sawyer
Your student can practice reading a unique style of dialogue with this worksheet on "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer."
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Reading: The Wind in the Willows
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Reading: The Wind in the Willows
Embark on an adventure through the woods with the Mole, in this excerpt from Kenneth Grahame's charming book, The Wind in the Willows.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Peter Pan Analysis 3
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Peter Pan Analysis 3
This fun Peter Pan series flies into part three with this worksheet. Have your child read the passage from Peter Pan and complete the vocabulary challenge.
5th grade
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Metaphor Game
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Metaphor Game
This printable game is a walk in the park! Get fired up for figurative language with this fun and creative metaphor game.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Peter Pan Analysis 1
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Peter Pan Analysis 1
"We can fly! We can fly" Your child may never fly, but she'll have a soaring good time with this Peter Pan story and worksheet.
5th grade
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Peter Pan Analysis 2
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Peter Pan Analysis 2
Continue the wild ride with part two of this fun Peter Pan series. Your child will enjoy this exciting passage from Peter Pan while learning new words.
5th grade
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Casey at the Bat
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Casey at the Bat
Read a famous narrative poem, "Casey at the Bat," and practice reading comprehension skills at the same time in this printable mini-book worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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The Raven
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The Raven
Get in the spooky spirit of Halloween with our vocab-packed copy of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven."
5th grade
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Double, Double, Toil and Trouble...
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Double, Double, Toil and Trouble...
Read one of Shakespeare's most famous scenes, then take a guess at the meaning of the language. Say it with me: "Double, double, toil and trouble..."
5th grade
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Keeping Up with Context Clues
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Keeping Up with Context Clues
With this organizer, students will be able to find unfamiliar vocabulary as they read and use context clues to determine meaning.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Idioms: Tell Us What You Think!
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Idioms: Tell Us What You Think!
Use this worksheet to review figurative language! Students will write what they think each idiom on this worksheet means.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Analyzing a Passage from The Wizard of Oz
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Analyzing a Passage from The Wizard of Oz
Invite your students to read a passage from a familiar story, The Wizard of Oz. Then, ask them to use their literary knowledge to answer the comprehension questions.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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The Secret Garden: Reading Comprehension
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The Secret Garden: Reading Comprehension
Explore "The Secret Garden" with this reading comprehension worksheet.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Look for the Sounds
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Look for the Sounds
Give your students practice with onomatopoeia identification and various contexts of the associated sounds. This worksheet will help your fourth and fifth graders recognize onomatopoeia words and how they enhance the meaning of the text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Sounds Like an Animal!
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Sounds Like an Animal!
If your students need more practice with onomatopoeia, this worksheet will provide them with examples of common animal sounds and related contexts.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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All Kinds of Sounds
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All Kinds of Sounds
Having fun with words and sounds! Extend your students’ experience with onomatopoeia by giving them words to sort and asking them to identify how an author could use specific words in their writing.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Puns with Homophones #1
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Puns with Homophones #1
Your students will have fun identifying the homophones in these hilarious puns!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Puns with Homophones #2
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Puns with Homophones #2
Puns offer kids the chance to have fun with figurative language! Your students will giggle as they find homophones in each of these silly puns.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Humongous Hyperboles
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Humongous Hyperboles
Let’s exaggerate! Hyperboles are a fun way for students to spice up their writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hyperbole in Poetry
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Hyperbole in Poetry
Read this silly, rhyming poem and find examples of hyperbole!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hip-Hop Hyperboles
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Hip-Hop Hyperboles
Teach your students about hyperbole using music! First, let them practice interpreting hyperboles. Then, play a song (or provide lyrics) and invite them to listen for an example of hyperbole.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Puns with Idioms
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Puns with Idioms
Challenge your students to use what they know about idioms to find the double meaning in these silly puns. They will ‘get a kick’ out of it!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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More Hyperbole in Poetry
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More Hyperbole in Poetry
When your students read this silly poem, they will find examples of hyperbole. Then, they will make a connection to another language concept: superlatives!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hyperboles + Superlatives
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Hyperboles + Superlatives
What could be more fun than using hyperbole? Adding superlatives! Your students will have fun identifying both of these figures of speech in this worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Write Your Own Hyperboles #1
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Write Your Own Hyperboles #1
It's time to change boring to extraordinary with hyperbole magic! Your fifth graders will enjoy rewriting simple statements using hyperbole to exaggerate. Once they finish, they will be the smartest students in the world.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Write Your Own Hyperboles #2
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Write Your Own Hyperboles #2
With this worksheet, your fifth graders will add feeling to their writing by using hyperbole. Hyperbole is an extreme exaggeration that adds emphasis and humor for extra effect. Once they complete this worksheet, they will be masters of hyperbole.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Vocabulary Cards: Making Sense of Metaphors
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Vocabulary Cards: Making Sense of Metaphors
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Making Sense of Metaphors.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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