Setting the Tone with Figurative Language

This Setting the Tone with Figurative Language lesson plan also includes:

Explore figurative language with your secondary class. Extending a language arts unit, the lesson prompts middle schoolers to examine how an author's word choice establishes a story's tone, possibly using metaphors, similes, onomatopoeia, alliteration, and personification. They can then develop their own plots using figurative language. 

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Grade
8th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 days
Instructional Strategy
Research
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Common Core