The handout and PowerPoint go together so students can complete notes as they listen to the teacher's lecture. Periodic activities and short writing in their packet gives them time to practice the figurative language techniques presented in the PowerPoint; and also gives them actual examples of the techniques used in some noteworthy poems. Aligned to Common Core State Standard: L.9-10.5
Figurative Language in Poetry
Subject English Language Arts — Language
Grade Level Grades 9-12
Resource Type Handout, Presentation
Common Core State Standards
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
This is an extensive exploration of figurative language and should be a real time saver for lots of teachers - and a great learning tool for students. Thanks for sharing!