English

Improve Writing with Figurative Language

Students will be presented with descriptions and examples of multiple types of figurative language. They will then practice making their own examples.
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Class

60 minutes

per class

Meets once

13-18

year olds

3-15

learners per class

per learner

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Description

Class Experience

Students will learn and be able to use the following figurative language types in to enhance their writing:
Simile 
Metaphor 
Implied Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
Onomatopoeia 
Alliteration
Imagery
Analogy
Allusion
Idiom 
Irony 
Euphemism
Pun
Students' writing will be assessed by a professional English teacher. It will be an informal assessment with advice on how to improve writing moving forward. 
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.

Teacher

Mike Olson M.Ed.
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
English Teacher, Science Enthusiast, and Creative Writing Genius
1 completed class

About Me

Hello, I am a junior high and high school English teacher, and an aspiring author. I love teaching teenagers and seeing them improve. 

I earned two Bachelor's degrees from the University of Utah; one in English and the other in Mass... 
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