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: 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 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: 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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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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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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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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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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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 Butterfly's Ball
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The Butterfly's Ball
Students will strengthen their reading comprehension with this challenging text and the accompanying questions.
5th Grade
Reading & Writing
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Onomatopoeia and 'The Moon'
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Onomatopoeia and 'The Moon'
Use this classic poem by Robert Louis Stevenson to introduce students to onomatopoeia.
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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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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Visual Puns
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Visual Puns
Introduce your students to visual puns with these fun images! Then, challenge them to come up with their own visual puns.
5th Grade
Reading & Writing
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Punny Jokes
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Punny Jokes
Give your students a case of the giggles with twelve funny pun cards that use similar sounding words and phrases to create double meaning.
5th Grade
Reading & Writing
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Puns with Homographs
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Puns with Homographs
Challenge your students to find the definitions of each homograph that give these puns their double meaning.
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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Wacky Limericks
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Wacky Limericks
As your students read these silly limericks, they’ll identify examples of hyperbole.
5th Grade
Reading & Writing
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Write Your Own Hyperboles
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Write Your Own Hyperboles
Your students will love getting creative as they turn ordinary statements into hyperboles.
5th Grade
Reading & Writing
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Hyperbole Tracker
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Hyperbole Tracker
Use this organizer to help students track examples of hyperbole.
5th Grade
Reading & Writing
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The Day I Saved the World!
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The Day I Saved the World!
When your students read this exaggerated tale, they will find a ton of hyperboles!
5th Grade
Reading & Writing
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Hyperboles in History
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Hyperboles in History
Students will learn about the history of hyperbole in literature and politics.
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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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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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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