Give copies of this Figurative Language Chart to ur students as a reference tool & display. You'll see a definite improvement in writing assignments. Chart has definitions & examples of each term. Included are ready to print student work sheets w answers.
Figurative Language (Metaphor Continued) The comparison of Maria Teresa to a sad puppy emphasizes how desperate she was looking. With Maria Teresa doing that of course her older sister wouldn't tell her anything other than to help herself.
Tool box // This is a great free figurative language cheat sheet to help you teach the various devices in your middle school classroom (could even be used in upper elementary! Use this worksheet with other activities for students!