For this similes worksheet, students discover what similes are as they read a description and then create 11 similes of their own.
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Improve Your Writing with Similes
A language arts instructional activity works like a dream. Class members become as busy as bees as they complete a activity geared toward similes. The layout of the sheet is as clear as crystal, with directions that are easy to follow.
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