I finally nailed teaching symbolism to my students! Using candy was both efficient and engaging, and they kept referencing this lesson for the rest of the year. This strong foundation really helped their literary analysis skills.
Poetry is a great way to teach about literary elements–and “Spring Rain” will help you focus on foreshadowing and flashback. Also features background information, teaching tips, discussion prompts, and more.
LITERARY DEVICES in Pop Culture (video clips included.great host) WHAT A FIND! Love the psych clip at the beginning.not loving the "Shake it like a Polaroid picture" for my fourth graders at the end though.