figurative language

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Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC)
Richard R. Hattal
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English / Language Arts
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Elementary (K-5)

Characterization in literature is the process authors use to develop character traits and create images of a character for the audience. What the character says provides a great deal of insight for the reader. The character might speak in a shy, quiet manner or in a nervous manner. The character...

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Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC)
Josh Barnas
Elizabeth R. Graham
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Middle (6-8)

Students will learn about the different types of figurative language in this unit. Then, they will read and listen to the songs "Firework" by Katy Perry and "Titanium" by David Guetta. They will identify the figurative language in these texts and analyze what each example of figurative language...

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Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC)
Melissa L. Workman
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4
Elementary (K-5)

In this unit, students will learn about the use of figurative language in literature. They will specifically study simile and metaphor to define what those terms mean. They will also develop an understanding of why authors choose to use these in their writing. Finally, students will write an...

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Summit Public Schools
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High (9-12)

Students complete a literary analysis paragraph that makes a claim about an author's moves or choices in a text. 

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Educational Policy Improvement Center (EPIC)
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11, 12
High (9-12)

For this task, students write an essay comparing a poem to the lyrics of a song. The two texts should share a common theme.

Students will write a 3-4 page paper arguing whether the similar use of figurative language, rhythm, sound effects, and other poetic techniques in song lyrics prove...