Original Pin - Have students write their names on the side of a sheet of paper (first or both first and last). Then have them write one simile that describes them for each letter in their name. Kids can decorate them however they like and the acrostic simile poems can be hung above all student's desks for display. Great way to practice using similes! by lee

Original Pin - Have students write their names on the side of a sheet of paper (first or both first and last). Then have them write one simile that describes them for each letter in their name. Kids can decorate them however they like and the acrostic simile poems can be hung above all student's desks for display. Great way to practice using similes! by lee

FREE Simile Safari Worksheets

FREE Simile Safari Worksheets

FREE Printable Worksheet on the use of Similes along w/ coordinating lesson using the children’s book “Quick as a Cricket”

FREE Printable Worksheet on the use of Similes along w/ coordinating lesson using the children’s book “Quick as a Cricket”

Simile and metaphor anchor chart

Simile and metaphor anchor chart

similes and metaphors flap book. Kids loved making it and it creates a great understanding of the difference between similes and metaphors.

similes and metaphors flap book. Kids loved making it and it creates a great understanding of the difference between similes and metaphors.

Children's books are a fantastic resource for simile lesson plans! This page has a list (compiled by teachers) of the best children's books that are full of creative and fun simile examples.

Children's books are a fantastic resource for simile lesson plans! This page has a list (compiled by teachers) of the best children's books that are full of creative and fun simile examples.

happy as a clam (simile anchor chart and cute freebies!)

happy as a clam (simile anchor chart and cute freebies!)

SimiLes, use Like or aS, only way I ever remember... Does it have an L or S? than no it is not a simile, check metaphor. Indirect vs. direct comparison contests ensue.

SimiLes, use Like or aS, only way I ever remember... Does it have an L or S? than no it is not a simile, check metaphor. Indirect vs. direct comparison contests ensue.

Use this FREE figurative language sheet to help your students understand similes and metaphors!

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Use this FREE figurative language sheet to help your students understand similes and metaphors!

This is an 18 question worksheet that focuses on similes and metaphors. Students are required to identify each statement as either a simile or a metaphor. Then they must circle the two things that are being compared. This is a good method to check for understanding.

Figurative Language - Similes and Metaphors

This is an 18 question worksheet that focuses on similes and metaphors. Students are required to identify each statement as either a simile or a metaphor. Then they must circle the two things that are being compared. This is a good method to check for understanding.

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