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The Lone Wolf

Have you ever heard about the story of the lone wolf? The wolf that travels alone, hunts alone, lives alone, and does everything alone. I’m the wolf in my own story, locked up in my own little cage… 421 more words

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Selena Gomez Gives Speech About "Life or Death" Struggle with Lupus at Research Event

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Grow a Greater Understanding of Figurative Language with Grandmother Thorn.

Picture Books are a great classroom tool for exploring metaphor, simile, idiom and other figurative devices. The combination of text and pictures helps children decode the meaning of figurative phrases, and to better understand that there is more to words than their literal interpretation. 313 more words

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Water

Rain cantered across the umbrella’s taut skin, soft but insistent. Diamonds clung to its points, bulging and shifting before diving to the ground in a splash of light. 177 more words

Over the edge

Frances has a very dry sense of humour that appears at really funny times.

For example, every weekend, she and I have a sleepover: we usually camp out in a fort in the living room, watch a movie and eat popcorn. 66 more words

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Putting it Together

We’ve practiced working with descriptive image detail and the figurative language of simile and metaphor. We’ve played with writing in third person. Let’s put it together. 251 more words

Writing As A Wake-Up Tool

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This week in my poetry module we explored the use of figurative language in poetry and it made me think about my own use of this tool. 221 more words

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