Figurative language anchor chart using Angry Birds! I have been wanting an Angry Birds activity for the higher grades.so maybe have each student choose the characters they want and figurative language to make a display.
"This site includes interactive notebooks for Language Arts and I really like the "word wall" in the notebook Adventures of a Grade Teacher: Interactive Student Notebook." I love interactive notebooks!
The Mitten, by Jan Brett. There's SO much one can do with this book! Create a flow chart to sequence the events, used puppets from the Jan Brett website to retell the story, discussed the story elements using a mitten themed story map, & lots more!