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Metaphor and Simile Search
Metaphor and Simile Search
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Metaphor and Simile Search
Get students thinking figuratively by having them connect their understanding of metaphors and similes to the books they read in class. Students will seek out a metaphor or simile in their reading, consider the quote's context, then explain what they thin
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Explaining Literal and Nonliteral Language
Explaining Literal and Nonliteral Language
Worksheet
Explaining Literal and Nonliteral Language
Use this worksheet to teach your students how to explain the meaning of literal and nonliteral language. Don’t forget the context clues!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Wild and Wonderful Alliteration
Wild and Wonderful Alliteration
Worksheet
Wild and Wonderful Alliteration
Use these wacky sentences to help your students recognize alliteration as they read.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fun with Food Puns #2
Fun with Food Puns #2
Worksheet
Fun with Food Puns #2
Engage your students with eggciting wordplay and food puns!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Day I Saved the World!
The Day I Saved the World!
Worksheet
The Day I Saved the World!
When your students read this exaggerated tale, they will find a ton of hyperboles!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Retelling of Han Christian Andersen's The Snowdrop
A Retelling of Han Christian Andersen's The Snowdrop
Worksheet
A Retelling of Han Christian Andersen's The Snowdrop
In this worksheet, children read Danish storyteller Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale The Snowdrop, reimagined here as a drama.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Hyperboles in History
Hyperboles in History
Worksheet
Hyperboles in History
Students will learn about the history of hyperbole in literature and politics.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Mixed-Up Idioms
Mixed-Up Idioms
Worksheet
Mixed-Up Idioms
In this grammar worksheet, learners will enjoy writing what each idiom means figuratively, then drawing a picture to illustrate its meaning.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Making Sense of Idioms
Making Sense of Idioms
Worksheet
Making Sense of Idioms
Kids complete sentences with idioms in this worksheet.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Let's Have Pun!
Let's Have Pun!
Worksheet
Let's Have Pun!
Students will look at hilarious puns and how they use homonyms and homophones.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Figurative Language: Silly Alliteration
Figurative Language: Silly Alliteration
Worksheet
Figurative Language: Silly Alliteration
Silly sentences will have your students smiling! Use this resource with your students to practice writing silly sentences with alliteration.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Deeper Meanings
Deeper Meanings
Lesson Plan
Deeper Meanings
Do your students understand the deeper meaning or humor behind a play on words? In this lesson, students will learn how to interpret the meaning of oxymorons and puns, identify key words, and explain the meanings!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Play on Words
Play on Words
Worksheet
Play on Words
Learners will practice identifying and decoding figurative language as they read and decipher five practice sentences.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
All Kinds of Sounds
All Kinds of Sounds
Worksheet
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
Worksheet
Fun With Hyperboles
Fun With Hyperboles
Worksheet
Fun With Hyperboles
In this engaging worksheet, learners will practice identifying, working with, and writing hyperboles.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Homographic Puns
Homographic Puns
Worksheet
Homographic Puns
Help students understand homographic puns and how to use them.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Wacky Limericks
Wacky Limericks
Worksheet
Wacky Limericks
As your students read these silly limericks, they’ll identify examples of hyperbole.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Identifying Alliteration, Descriptive Adjectives, and Nouns
Identifying Alliteration, Descriptive Adjectives, and Nouns
Worksheet
Identifying Alliteration, Descriptive Adjectives, and Nouns
Get plenty of practice with alliteration by identifying and creating alliterative sentences.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
More Fun with Puns
More Fun with Puns
Worksheet
More Fun with Puns
Students will get even better at creating punny sentences as they use homonyms!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Nation’s Strength
A Nation’s Strength
Worksheet
A Nation’s Strength
In this reading and writing worksheet about the poem “A Nation’s Strength” by William Ralph Emerson, students will use their understanding of figurative language to identify and define metaphors and difficult vocabulary.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fun with Food Puns #1
Fun with Food Puns #1
Worksheet
Fun with Food Puns #1
Engage your students with food puns to excite their appetites and brains!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing Similes with Linking Words
Writing Similes with Linking Words
Worksheet
Writing Similes with Linking Words
Help your EL students use linking words to write similes!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Analyzing a Passage from The Wizard of Oz
Analyzing a Passage from The Wizard of Oz
Worksheet
Analyzing a Passage from The Wizard of Oz
Children read a passage from L. Frank Baum's classic The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, then answer a series of questions in this reading comprehension worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Hunting for Hyperbole
Hunting for Hyperbole
Worksheet
Hunting for Hyperbole
Help your students practice adding hyperbole into their writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Hard-Working Hyperbole
Hard-Working Hyperbole
Worksheet
Hard-Working Hyperbole
With this worksheet, your students practice and identifying and writing hyperboles.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet