Figurative Writing

207 filtered results
207 filtered results
Figurative Writing
Sort by
Creative Writing
Creative Writing
Workbook
Creative Writing
Dive into the magic of storytelling with this diverse series of writing prompts. Each prompt is centered around a funny illustration and they include different genres such as poetry, journalism and more!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
What Is Figurative Language?
What Is Figurative Language?
Worksheet
What Is Figurative Language?
Introduce your students to eight common types of figurative language with this colorful exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Monsters Around the World
Monsters Around the World
Workbook
Monsters Around the World
Meet mythical creatures from all around the world with these creative writing prompts. Tell a story from a monster's perspective, trek the Himalayas with a yeti and create your own monster too!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Fun and Formal Writing
Fun and Formal Writing
Workbook
Fun and Formal Writing
Entice young writers to dabble in both formal, research-based writing as well as creative writing. These open-ended exercises help kids write dialogue and exposition while crafting essays or stories.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Monster Writing
Monster Writing
Workbook
Monster Writing
Have a monstrous amount of fun with this series of ghoulish writing activities. Get acquainted with famous monsters like Frankenstein, and write a few frightful stories of your own.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Winter Writing Journal
Winter Writing Journal
Workbook
Winter Writing Journal
Whip up a flurry of creativity with these writing prompts; a perfect addition to any writer's journal. Play with story cards, write out winter goals and go on writing adventures in winter scenarios.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Kindergarten Daily Sub Plan Day 1
Kindergarten Daily Sub Plan Day 1
Lesson Plan
Kindergarten Daily Sub Plan Day 1
Planning for a substitute in the classroom has never been easier than with this daily kindergarten sub plan! Your substitute can keep your students learning in your absence by using these lessons, worksheets, and activities.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Onomatopoeia Practice
Onomatopoeia Practice
Lesson Plan
Onomatopoeia Practice
Does onomatopoeia BANG your students up or cause them to want to BARF? Help them out with this comical lesson on the well-known figurative device. Students will have a fun time completing worksheets and using onomatopoeias themselves.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Christmas Adventure Writing
Christmas Adventure Writing
Lesson Plan
Christmas Adventure Writing
What adventures can a reindeer, candy cane, and a snowman embark on? Let’s find out! In this writing lesson, students will write a Christmas-themed narrative incorporating characters, setting, problem, and solution.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Story Starters
Story Starters
Workbook
Story Starters
This book of creative writing prompts will nudge reluctant writers towards a love of language with imaginative activities that take them through space, under the sea and into distant lands.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Kindergarten Daily Sub Plan Day 3
Kindergarten Daily Sub Plan Day 3
Lesson Plan
Kindergarten Daily Sub Plan Day 3
Planning for a substitute in the classroom has never been easier than with this daily kindergarten sub plan! Your substitute can keep your students learning in your absence by using these lessons, worksheets, and activities.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Pick Up the Phoneme!
Pick Up the Phoneme!
Lesson Plan
Pick Up the Phoneme!
Pick up the phoneme and practice! In this lesson, your students will practice their sense of sound-symbol relationship to develop solid spelling and reading skills.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
How to Write a Paragraph
How to Write a Paragraph
Worksheet
How to Write a Paragraph
Yum, this paragraph is making me hungry! With this introductory worksheet, your student will learn how to write a paragraph.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Plan a Fairy Tale
Plan a Fairy Tale
Lesson Plan
Plan a Fairy Tale
Use a well-loved fairy tale to inspire your kindergarten students to plan out their very own fairy tale stories.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Experience Explanations
Experience Explanations
Lesson Plan
Experience Explanations
When your students make connections to their personal lives, their writing will flourish! Use this lesson plan as a springboard to helping students plan and develop their own personal narratives.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Marvelous Metaphors
Marvelous Metaphors
Lesson Plan
Marvelous Metaphors
Help your students become shining stars with this lesson about metaphors. Your class will hone art skills and practice comparison using figurative language.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Paint a Word Picture
Paint a Word Picture
Lesson Plan
Paint a Word Picture
Students become word artists as they use ordinary pictures to practice creating detailed descriptions. This technique helps your class learn how to paint a picture with words.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Create Your Own Pumpkin Person!
Create Your Own Pumpkin Person!
Activity
Create Your Own Pumpkin Person!
Get creative with this engaging activity where kids are asked to create their own pumpkin person and tap into their creative writing skills! Include all family members by having them create their very own pumpkin people.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Activity
Story Planning Worksheet
Story Planning Worksheet
Worksheet
Story Planning Worksheet
A fictional story has many parts that require planning. Young writers will love using this planning sheet to plan out their setting, characters, problem, solution, and choose a title.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Finish the Story
Finish the Story
Worksheet
Finish the Story
Read the introduction and conclusion of this story starter, and use his own creativity to finish the story about Fiona's fury.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
That Old Cliché
That Old Cliché
Lesson Plan
That Old Cliché
Once in a blue moon, you will have students who completely understand clichés but they can be few and far between. In this lesson, your students will explore how clichés are popular, but overused.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Transition Word Hunter
Transition Word Hunter
Lesson Plan
Transition Word Hunter
Help your students learn how to move smoothly between ideas and paragraphs using transition words and phrases. Young writers will use real texts as mentors as they study how authors use words to transition between ideas and support their claims. As a result, they will have a word bank to use in their own writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Totally Pets Activity Book
Totally Pets Activity Book
Workbook
Totally Pets Activity Book
This activity book is full of meaningful ways to interact with the pets around us whether you have a pet-free household or feel like you have a tiny zoo!
Reading & Writing
Workbook
On a Space Mission
On a Space Mission
Worksheet
On a Space Mission
This robot soldier has found something on a Mars exploration that he's taking back home. What is it? Only your imaginative young author can decide.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Personification
Personification
Worksheet
Personification
Learn all about the practice of personification in writing, then try it your hand at it by bringing life to some silly characters in this writing worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Figurative Writing

Figurative language is a great way to flex both a writer and a reader’s imagination: it’s any kind of writing that isn’t literal, like a simile, metaphor, or personification. Learn about figurative language and other literary devices with our worksheets, activities, games and more. Once you start using figurative language and literary devices, your writing will sing!