L.5.5.A Worksheets

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.5.5.A

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"Interpret figurative language, including similes and metaphors, in context."

These worksheets can help students practise this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Scrambled Similes
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Scrambled Similes
This worksheet will help your child understand what similes are, and she'll even get to use her imagination to write some of her own!
Year 6
Reading & Writing
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Hyperbole Story
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Hyperbole Story
Most great stories are exaggerated to make them seem even more exciting or crazy. Help your child understand hyperbole with this fill-in-the-blank activity.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
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All About Metaphors
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All About Metaphors
This worksheet is a slam dunk for metaphors! Your young writer will learn what makes up a metaphor, and then practise making a few of her own.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
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Hyperbole
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Hyperbole
Your mind will burst with knowledge after completing this hyperbole activity! Turn normal skills and traits into lager-than-life abilities using exaggeration.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
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Examples of Hyperbole
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Examples of Hyperbole
Suffering from boring story syndrome? Never fear, Captain Hyperbole is here! Turn a bland statement into something incredible with the power of exaggeration.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Similes and Metaphors: Can You Tell the Difference?
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Similes and Metaphors: Can You Tell the Difference?
Can you tell the difference between a simile and a metaphor? Help your star writer sort out her figurative language with a fun activity.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Similes for Kids
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Similes for Kids
This worksheet will make you as sharp as a tack! Have some fun with figures of speech and learn to write a simile.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Examples of Similes
Worksheet
Examples of Similes
Are you as quick as lightning? Learn about similes with this fun activity. Pick a simile and draw a picture to represent it.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Expressions Explained
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Expressions Explained
Are you so hungry you could eat a horse? Your students will have fun identifying the examples of hyperbole and idioms in this worksheet.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
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Hunting for Hyperbole
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Hunting for Hyperbole
Help your students practise adding hyperbole into their writing.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Seriously Funny Oxymorons
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Seriously Funny Oxymorons
Get ready for some serious fun! Your students will be amused as they learn to identify oxymorons in sentences. Then, they will write their own.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Bad Hare Day Easter Puns
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Bad Hare Day Easter Puns
This Easter worksheet will help students practise understanding the meaning of puns.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Eggsciting Easter Puns
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Eggsciting Easter Puns
Use this worksheet to help students practise understanding the meaning of Easter puns.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
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Obvious Oxymoron
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Obvious Oxymoron
Use this awfully good worksheet about using an oxymoron to inspire creative writing.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
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Oxymoron Creations
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Oxymoron Creations
Help your students practise using two antonyms to create an oxymoron.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
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Homophonic Puns
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Homophonic Puns
Use this worksheet to help students practise understanding homophonic puns.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
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Homographic Puns
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Homographic Puns
Help students understand homographic puns and how to use them.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What is Hyperbole?
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What is Hyperbole?
Take things to the extreme with this hyperbole practise sheet! Learn to use exaggeration to make your writing more descriptive.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

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