Imagery Teacher Resources
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Students become fluent readers by assessing the strategy of visualization to visualize each event in a story. They use imagery to visualize all types of literature. Each student receives a copy of "Sideways Stories from Wayside School," "Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the Garbage Out," and "Sarah, Plain and Tall," to visualize.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 28 Downloads
Imagery and Dependent Authorship
Students use imagery to visualize what they are reading. After a lecture/demo, students listen to a Robert Frost poem, creating a list of words and images as the poem is read aloud. They use the imagery to write their own poem.
7th - 12th Language Arts 6 Views 29 Downloads
Students investigate visual imagery. In this visual imagery lesson, students investigate how a single picture can produce a story. Students explore famous album covers and evaluate the imagery contained. Afterward, students create their own album cover.
5th - 7th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 13 Downloads
Bud, Not Buddy: Guided Imagery Exercise
Develop readers’ awareness of the visual power of language with a guided imagery exercise. Set the stage and create the mood with dim lights, soft music and potpourri. Then read the provided section of Bud, Not Buddy. Next, invite listeners to record images they recall from Christopher Paul Curtis’s tale.
7th - 9th Language Arts 38 Views 45 Downloads
Students focus on visual literacy in this lesson which can be incorporated to any previous lesson. Using images, they identify the visual elements and design in them and examining the various patterns present. In groups, they discover and discuss any hidden meanings in any of the images they view.
6th - Higher Ed Language Arts 19 Views 66 Downloads
Seeing the Image in Imagery: A Lesson Plan Using Film
Begin The Great Gatsby by showing the opening half-hour of the film. Using this clip, discuss imagery with your class and assign each learner a type of imagery. Group learners together according to type of imagery and have them respond to questions.
11th - 12th Language Arts 14 Views 41 Downloads
I Can See It Now!
Students examine the process of visualizing and representational imagery as a strategy for improving their reading comprehension. They visualize the events from poems by Jack Prelutsky and Langston Hughes, and discuss what they visualized with a partner.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 30 Downloads
Students practice visualizing images as they read text to help improve their comprehension skills. The teacher models a visualizing technique, and the passes out two poems for the students to read silently. The class creates a Venn Diagram comparing/contrasting the images they visualized.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 20 Downloads
Songwriting Skill - Using Figurative Language: Miley Cyrus - “Driveway”
Miley Cyrus' "Driveway" provides young lyricists with an opportunity to identify figurative language in songs. After a guided practice exercise, individuals use the provided worksheets to find examples in the song and to add images to more literal lines.
5th - 10th Language Arts 40 Views 31 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Using Pop Art Imagery to Inspire Healthy Eating
Create a visual art project about obesity. In this art lesson, 8th graders research and explain the importance of eating healthy and exercise. They document their eating habits in their journal and analyze it.
8th Visual & Performing Arts 16 Views 63 Downloads
Imagery and Sound Devices: In Preparation for Reading Ray Bradbury's Dandelion Wine
Twelfth graders analyze Ray Bradbury's use of techniques and elements of fiction as well as nonfiction in the novel Dandelion Wine. In this novel analysis lesson, 12th graders analyze the sensory techniques in Dandelion Wine. Students use music and artwork to identify imagery and sound devices.
12th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Build Mastery: Visualization
What do you see? Young reader tap into the visualization process as they listen to or read a fiction story and fill out a graphic organizer. Model this first with a think-aloud, showing scholars how you visualize a familiar story. For each section that prompts a sensory reaction, record the text and sketch the image that pops into your head.
K - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 21 Downloads
A Separate Peace: Chapter 7 Reading and Study Guide
In this study guide for chapter 7 of A Separate Peace, students complete 5 vocabulary definitions, 2 literary term definitions and 13 short answer questions. Lastly, students respond to a given passage.
10th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
New Review The Poet's Toolbox
If you need a lesson for your poetry unit, use two poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ("Rain in Summer" and "The Slave in the Dismal Swamp") and a resource on Elements of Poetry. The lesson plan guides you through activities on figurative language and poetic structure, and provides worksheets for kids to write their own examples of similes and metaphors.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 11 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Travlin' Through the Basin: Guided Imagery
Learners listen to a story. In this imagery lesson, students listen to nature sounds of the Everglades, water and forest. Learners listen to a reading of the Tangipahoa River guided imagery passage. Students share their feelings inspired by the guided imagery.
4th - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Reading Power through Visualizations
Students participate in a visualization activity as the teacher reads parts of a book aloud. They listen with their eyes closed while they create pictures in their mind. They write down their favorite line of imagery before volunteering to share it with the class.
2nd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 30 Downloads