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Curipod lesson about topic "similes"

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
What is just ONE word you can use to compare items in similes?
2. Slide
60 seconds
What are Similes?
A simile is a type of figurative language that compares two different things. It uses words such as "like" or "as" to make the comparison.
3. Slide
60 seconds
Figurative Language: Language used in a non-literal or imaginative way. Comparison: The act of looking at the similarities between two or more things.
4. Poll
60 seconds
Which of the following similes do you like best?
  • The floor was as slippery as an eel
  • The child was as light as a feather
  • The singer was as loud as thunder
5. Poll
20 seconds
Which is an example of a simile?
  • The boy was as hungry as a horse
  • It was raining cats and dogs outside.
  • The boy baked banana bread
6. Poll
20 seconds
Which is an example of a simile?
  • Caroline crept carefully forward.
  • Her smile shines like the sun.
  • The cat's out of the bag!
7. Open question
330 seconds
What other types of figurative language can you think of?

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