Bring Your Writing to Life! 3rd Grade Writing Worksheets with Personality

Add personality to your writing with these worksheets that focus on personification, metaphors, and sensory language. Perfect for third grade students, these worksheets will help your child write more interesting text.

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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.
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Sensory Words

Introduce your third grade writer to sensory words with this worksheet that asks him to sort each adjective under the correct sense.
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Similes: Clear as Crystal

As quiet as a mouse or as quiet as a cucumber? Kids will learn the definition of a simile, then use pictures as clues to complete the similes.
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Cooking Up Adjectives

People have characteristics that describe what they are like and how they act. Explore the use of adjectives with your child and create personality 'recipes.'
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Animal Metaphors

This worksheet is a beast! That's a metaphor, and your child will be writing his own metaphors in no time, then he can use them in a poem.
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Sensory Language

Help your third grader learn how to use sensory words to describe something with this great vocab-building worksheet.
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What is a Metaphor?

Using figurative language is a great way to boost your child's writing skills and creativity. With the help of this worksheet, she'll be a metaphor master.
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