Original Pin - Have students write their names on the side of a sheet of paper (first or both first and last). Then have them write one simile that describes them for each letter in their name. Kids can decorate them however they like and the acrostic simile poems can be hung above all student's desks for display. Great way to practice using similes! by lee
similes and metaphors flap book. Kids loved making it and it creates a great understanding of the difference between similes and metaphors.
happy as a clam (simile anchor chart and cute freebies!)
FREE Printable Worksheet on the use of Similes along w/ coordinating lesson using the children’s book “Quick as a Cricket”
FREE simile self-portrait printable poem template!
Figurative Language - Similes and Metaphors
This is an 18 question worksheet that focuses on similes and metaphors. Students are required to identify each statement as either a simile or a metaphor. Then they must circle the two things that are being compared. This is a good method to check for understanding.
fun popsicle similes, the kids turned them into poems by writing some of them on paint chip samples