Figurative Language

Understanding figurative language is important for fifth grade readers. In class, we will practice identifying figurative language in our reading and incorporating figurative language into our writing. 

Use the following links to learn more about various types of figurative language: 

Similes 

Metaphors 

Similes and Metaphors Together: Games and Review

Idioms 

Hyperbole 

Personification 

Mixed skill review games 

Rags to Riches Simile/Metaphor/Hyperbole: http://www.quia.com/rr/115166.html



Super fun Figurative Language Arcade Game: http://ereadinggames.com/orpheus/



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