Reading is about to come alive with onomatopoeia! In this lesson students will learn to differentiate between alliteration and onomatopoeia and practice determining how onomatopoeia is used by authors to convey rich meaning.
Bam! Boom! Onomatopoeia is when words represent sounds. These onomatopoeia lesson plans provide a framework and tools for teaching children to recognize and use this type of figurative language. Lesson plans like Sounds Familiar! guide children as they use onomatopoeia to enhance the energy in their writing and help them differentiate between different types of figurative language using context clues.