L.5.5a

Interpret figurative language, including similes and metaphors, in context.

 
5 Lesson(s)
   

Words as Free as Confetti

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Our words have a mood that is created by how they are used in our writing. This mood can influences how we feel when they are said.

 
Favorites (38)
 
Resources (14)
 
Reflections (1)
   

Figurative Language with Casey at Bat

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Give It All You've Got - Part III
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Give It All You've Got - Part III
Christina Jarvi
Easton, MD
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Figurative language is pretty, but what does it mean?

 
Favorites (34)
 
Resources (24)
 
Reflections (3)
partner reading cab
   

What's the Main Idea of Casey's At-Bat in the Game?

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Poems have plots and themes just like those found in stories. We are going to read this poem to outline the events that occur and the outcome of the game.

 
Favorites (21)
 
Resources (15)
 
Reflections (1)
casey at
   

Words - Words - Words - How Many Ways Can We Describe Words?

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Words can be used to help or to harm so we need to use them with care.

 
Favorites (4)
 
Resources (15)
 
Reflections (1)
   

Picturing a "Spring Storm"

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Poets use comparisons to influence a reader's mood and perspective. By identifying the similes and metaphors in the poem we can determine what the poet is trying to say.

 
Favorites (6)
 
Resources (14)
 
Reflections (1)
spring storm with
Common Core ELA
 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close