Students learn what allusions are AND two strategies for interpreting unknown allusions: CONTEXT and RESEARCH. The class is shown several examples on the PowerPoint to discuss. There are opportunities within the lesson to brainstorm ideas for other likely references.
Reading Interactive Notebook: Literature Activities | Literary Elements
LITERARY DEVICES in Pop Culture (video clips included.great host) WHAT A FIND! Love the psych clip at the beginning.not loving the "Shake it like a Polaroid picture" for my fourth graders at the end though.
I left my friggin charger in Dayton. Do you know how worried I've been? Mom I'm sorry. I almost broke the treaty to make sure you were ok. What treaty? Mom are you quoting Twilight at me?
Figurative language escape room activity
FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE ESCAPE ROOM ACTIVITY: Help your students understand figurative language with this highly-engaging interactive escape room / break out activity! The activity focusses on the following terms: metaphor, simile, alliteration, personification, onomatopoeia, hyperbole, oxymoron, pun, idiom, and allusion.
Page Turners: Teaching Literature & Fiction Skills
FRANKENSTEIN UNIT - Complete with no prep for you. * NEW -New Characterization Activity added This unit has been created with the teacher in mind. The material is geared toward senior students with a focus on the construction of arguments.
The English Wife and Seven of her Literary Allusions Explained #Book #Books #Literature #Historical #Shakespeare #WhiskersOnKittens
Poetry for Writing Workshop in Grades 6-12: 10+ Devices & Poems to Model Them ALL!