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Figurative Language: Similes & Metaphors

In this one-time 45 minute class, students will become figurative language detectives seeking out similes and metaphors in literature! Students will practice writing their own similes and metaphors to enhance their writing skills.
Kristen Mingione
57 total reviews for this teacher
3 reviews for this class
Completed by 27 learners
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Class Experience

Students will be able to define the terms "simile" and "metaphor."
Students will be able to locate examples of similes and metaphors in a text.
Students will be able to write their own stories using figurative language. 
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
45 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.


Kristen Mingione5th Grade Teacher | Passionate about teaching math and getting students to LOVE reading
57 total reviews
96 completed classes

About Me

Hi There! My name is Kristen Mingione. I am a 5th grade teacher in Westchester, NY. I graduated from Syracuse University with a BS in Elementary and Special Education and from SUNY Cortland with a MS in Literacy Education. I have seven years of... 
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