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calvero is DED. : Photo

calvero is DED. : Photo

Favourite part of Desiderata:  "You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars."

This is, indefinitely, my new favorite quote! I'm only surprised I didn't come across it sooner because I couldn't not have explained better my own philosophy of life- this is it.

Figurative language anchor charts/posters/cards. alliteration • hyperbole • idioms • metaphors personification • onomatopoeia • similes

Literacy Centers for 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th Grade (November)

alliteration hyperbole idioms metaphors personification onomatopoeia similes Each poster/card has a

Blackout Poetry Library Display at Oregon City Public Library

3 On A YA Theme: YA Set in London

Poetry terms with examples and definitions - included in Laura Candler's Exploring Poetry along with lessons, activities, and printables for teaching kids to read and understand poetry.

Poetry Lessons - Exploring Poetry: Teaching Kids to Read and Understand Poetry

The styles and word choices of poetry are significant because they provide the poem with a sense of meaning. Figurative language, sound patterns, and rhythm are all essential factors when writing poetry.

Create character poems. Giants, monsters,dragons ... just use your imagination!<br /> Resources include original poems, templates sheets for writing  and simile cards.<br /> Includes a range of poetry styles....

Writing MONSTER poems

POEMS Create descriptive character poems - giants, leave fill ins for comparisons/ends of sent and have kids give words to and