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Figurative language projects

December 12-20: The student created a short story in a group setting with 4 to 5 students using many digital tools and incorporated the 6 figurative language terms as learned in class. 30 more words

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Figurative Language

When a writer uses figurative language that is surprising or funny or original, it catches my attention and keeps me reading.  Sometimes the expression captures exactly what I am thinking and creates a connection between me and the writer, which is the goal of every writer. 368 more words

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Figurative Language Animal Bookmarks

Printable bookmarks with figurative language definition and example on it
Cute and beautiful animals – your pupils will adore them
Easy instructions
Great for winter break gifts… 46 more words

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Idiom’s Delight

One of the joys I get from writing is using figurative language, whether it’s idioms, smilies, metaphors, alliteration, and personification.  Here is a very good… 163 more words

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In Other Words (figuratively speaking)!

Most of Jesus’ teaching, as we have received it in the Bible, was done figuratively. Many times, during His ministry, as He surrounded Himself with those who would carry His ministry to the world, those new converts didn’t understand what Jesus was talking about, ’till He explained Himself when they were in private. 1,094 more words

Bible Study

Snow, Snow, Snow!

As I type that title, in my mind I hear the song “Snow” from Berlin Irving’s movie White Christmas (1954). So wonderful!

Like many other midwest natives, I admit that I love snow when it comes but am ready for it to magically melt away after the new year. 334 more words

Children's Literature

2016 Holiday Extreme Black Friday Sale



One person took advantage of the extremely low price placed on my book at Amazon.com – Kindle for Black Friday yesterday — on Thanksgiving Day. 92 more words