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Using Extended Similes to Elaborate and Add Style

Tenth graders explore the use of extended similes in writing. They analyze Jamaica Kincaid's, "Annie John" for use of extended similes. They develop criteria for effective similes and edit prior work to include them.

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Resource Details

English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Included Materials
  • Worksheet