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A List of Similes and Metaphors to Enrich Your Literary Skills

FREE Figurative Language, Figures of Speech Poster Set! Alliteration, Hyperboles, Idioms, Onomatopoeia, Personification, Proverbs and Adages, and Similes and Metaphors. Each poster includes a brief description and example.

Examples of the use of similes in Movies. I own no right to these videos, and use them solely for educational purposes.

These mini anchor charts are a great addition to your interactive reader's notebook. Each anchor chart gives an explanation of a reading strategy or skill. Students can glue them in their journal for quick and easy reference while they are independently reading.

Reading Strategies Mini Anchor Charts

These mini anchor charts are a great addition to your interactive reader's notebook. Each anchor chart gives an explanation of a reading strategy or skill. Students can glue them in their journal for quick and easy reference while they are independently reading.

10 Songs That Have a Hyperbole in Them - They'll Make You ROFL

So Happy I Could Die - LADY GAGA Song with a hyperbole

This example of a simile comes from the movie Shrek. In this scene, Shrek effectively compares himself and his complexities (layers) to that of an onion, in an attempt to simplify it for Donkey.

Socratic Soccer Ball! A fun English Language Arts game and active way to do Socratic Seminars

If you are teaching similes, you need this video! Kids will never forget what a simile is after seeing this one!

Interesting Idioms and Their Meanings That are Sure to Amaze You

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.