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
Create character poems. Giants, monsters,dragons ... just use your imagination!<br /> Resources include original poems, templates sheets for writing and simile cards.<br /> Includes a range of poetry styles....
Simile poem used as basis for art project (handwritten well, illustrated, etc.) Beginning of year poetry
Figurative Language Center
Having trouble finding resources for figurative language? This center is aligned to CCSS with similes, metaphors, personification, and hyperbole. Text based questions accompany a poem entitled "The Black Land" Differentiated answers sheets included. Great for