Fall Similes Writers use similes to  compare things. Similes use the words like or as Autumn
SimileDefinition: Simile is when you compare two nouns (persons, places or things) that are unlike, with "like" ...
Check to see if you know what simile is. Check the stanzas that you think are examples of simile. <ul><li>My dog is as wis...
Practice <ul><li>The moon is like as </li></ul><ul><li>The pumpkins are as  as  </li></ul><ul><li>The leaves are like </li...
Starters <ul><li>Halloween is like </li></ul><ul><li>The scarecrow  is like </li></ul><ul><li>The scarecrow is as </li></u...
His eyes are as blue as the sky. His eyes are like the blue sky. <ul><li>Students will create a descriptive autumn  simile...
“ like or as” <ul><li>Words: autumn, fall, harvest, corn, pumpkins, leaves, colors, Halloween Thanksgiving, season, Septem...
Desire <ul><li>D— Decide what it is you really want </li></ul><ul><li>E— Explore your various options to get there </li></...
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Fall Similes

  1. 1. Fall Similes Writers use similes to compare things. Similes use the words like or as Autumn
  2. 2. SimileDefinition: Simile is when you compare two nouns (persons, places or things) that are unlike, with &quot;like&quot; or &quot;as.&quot;Example &quot;The water is like the sun.&quot; &quot; <ul><li>“The water is like the sun&quot; is an example of simile because water and the sun have little in common, and yet they're being compared to one another. The &quot;is&quot; is also part of what makes this stanza an example of simile. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;The rain falls like the sun, rising upon the mountains.&quot; </li></ul>
  3. 3. Check to see if you know what simile is. Check the stanzas that you think are examples of simile. <ul><li>My dog is as wise as an owl . </li></ul><ul><li>The snake sings . </li></ul><ul><li>Gold is pretty, gold is money . </li></ul><ul><li>A computer is like the desk it sits on. </li></ul><ul><li>Moon screams at the sun . </li></ul><ul><li>Gold, gold, gold, gold. Where's the gol d? </li></ul><ul><li>My jacket is like a piece of cloth with a heater. </li></ul><ul><li>Light swims through my window . </li></ul><ul><li>My shirt is like a bird. </li></ul><ul><li>The stars are bright tonight . </li></ul><ul><li>My dog's eyes are as kind as a rainbow </li></ul>
  4. 4. Practice <ul><li>The moon is like as </li></ul><ul><li>The pumpkins are as as </li></ul><ul><li>The leaves are like </li></ul><ul><li>The apples are like </li></ul><ul><li>The cats are as as a </li></ul><ul><li>The night is as scary as </li></ul><ul><li>The shadows are like </li></ul>
  5. 5. Starters <ul><li>Halloween is like </li></ul><ul><li>The scarecrow is like </li></ul><ul><li>The scarecrow is as </li></ul><ul><li>The moon is as </li></ul><ul><li>The squirel is like </li></ul><ul><li>The birds and geese are as </li></ul>
  6. 6. His eyes are as blue as the sky. His eyes are like the blue sky. <ul><li>Students will create a descriptive autumn similes and write them with a fall theme, design or picture </li></ul><ul><li>, </li></ul>
  7. 7. “ like or as” <ul><li>Words: autumn, fall, harvest, corn, pumpkins, leaves, colors, Halloween Thanksgiving, season, September, October, November, sky, trees, weather, wind, jack o’ lantern, apples, colorful, air, chill, sweaters/jackets, night, sky, cider. birds </li></ul>
  8. 8. Desire <ul><li>D— Decide what it is you really want </li></ul><ul><li>E— Explore your various options to get there </li></ul><ul><li>S— Strategize a game plan </li></ul><ul><li>I— Implement the plan </li></ul><ul><li>R— Reach your goal </li></ul><ul><li>E— Evaluate for the next step </li></ul>Acrostic Poem

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