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Use strong verbs and figurative language (e.g., metaphors, similes) for emphasis or creative effect as appropriate to the purpose. 0601.3.11

Links verified on 6/1/2014

  1. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessonsA Fun Way to Teach Similes - a lesson idea from Bruce Lansky A lesson plan can be found at this site
  2. Bud, Not Buddy - quizzes on similes & metaphors Matching | Flashcards | Concentration This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  3. Chasing Metaphors - students explore the figurative language of metaphors by turning a series of objects, concepts, events, or characters into metaphors, first in written form and then by creating a video with images, text, and sound [Quick Time required] [This expired page is from the Internet Archive known as the Wayback Machine.] A video is available through this link
  4. Do you know your metaphors? - drag words to make a metaphor This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  5. Do you know your similes? - drag the nouns to complete a Simile (Refresh the page to get a new set.)
  6. Figurative Language Baseball - Batter Up! pick the correct figurative term. This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  7. Figurative Language - terms, definitions, and an example
  8. Figurative Language Quiz - alliteration, similes and metaphors, personification, connotation and imagery This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  9. Grammar Blast - several quizzes practicing 6th Grade skills [7th and 8th also available] This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  10. Literary Devices Quizzes - similes, metaphors, personification, slang/dialect and allusions - Matching | Concentration | Flashcards This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  11. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessonsMetaphor Lists - a selection of metaphors by category, complete with sample usage and interpretation7
  12. Metaphor Battleship Quiz - Quia quiz using the Battleship game format This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  13. Metaphor Quiz - a five-question quiz at Quia This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  14. Metaphor Quiz - a ten-question quiz at Quia This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  15. Metaphor Quiz to print This link includes something for the teacher to print
  16. Metaphors and Similes - lesson and practice
  17. Parts of Speech Quiz - select correct part of speech This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  18. Power Proofreading - Choose 6th grade then select; E-Mail to Ms. Jackson, Chuckles the Clown, The Mouse Power Awards, Just Plain Dirt, Morning Talk Show, or any one of the mixed practice exercises. This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  19. Simile lesson with a printable quiz This link includes something for the teacher to print
  20. Similes and Metaphors - Identify the comparison in each sentence as a simile or a metaphor [ignore the email address blank]. This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding

A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

 

 

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