Metaphors: implies comparisons, such as, The cup of hot tea was the best medicine for my cold.
The student will apply a wide range of strategies to comprehend, interpret, evaluate, appreciate, and respond to a wide variety of texts. Participate productively in self-directed work teams to create observable products.
The student will expand vocabulary through word study, literature, and class discussion.
Analyze idioms and comparisons, such as analogies, metaphors, and similes, to infer the literal and figurative meanings of phrases.