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  1. 1. PERSONIFICATION …is giving objects or ‘things’ human qualities. Its purpose is to give more detail and help paint a picture using words in a readers mind.
  2. 2. Created by the Year 6 students in Room 19 at EPS. <ul><li>Visit our blog and leave a comment. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  3. 3. In the following slides: <ul><li>The object or ‘thing’ being personified is yellow . </li></ul><ul><li>The human quality or characteristic is in red . </li></ul>
  4. 4. The mall called out to me. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT… this means: </li></ul><ul><li>A person is really wanting to go shopping. </li></ul><ul><li>By Mr. D </li></ul>
  5. 5. The chicken hurled insult after insult at me. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT… this means: </li></ul><ul><li>There is an angry chicken clucking loudly at you. </li></ul><ul><li>By BK </li></ul>
  6. 6. Soon winter lifted its frosty finger letting spring burst into life. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT … this means: </li></ul><ul><li>Winter is slowly turning into spring. </li></ul><ul><li>By LP </li></ul>
  7. 7. The wind wrapped its icy finger around me <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT… this means: </li></ul><ul><li>Someone is very cold because the wind is blowing onto them. </li></ul><ul><li>By FH </li></ul>
  8. 8. The television blinked and went to sleep during the storm <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT….this means </li></ul><ul><li>That the storm put the power out on the television. </li></ul><ul><li>By KH </li></ul>
  9. 9. Winter put down its cold snowy finger and the city slowly went white. <ul><li>Simply put this means: </li></ul><ul><li>Autumn turned to winter and snow begun to fall. </li></ul><ul><li>By HC </li></ul>
  10. 10. The tree by the river wept under the weight of the storm <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT… this means: </li></ul><ul><li>Its raining and the trees branches droop down under the weight of the rain and wind. </li></ul><ul><li>By NM </li></ul>
  11. 11. Blades of grass struggled from the sand. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT… this means: </li></ul><ul><li>Its difficult for grass to grow. So there is only a little bit of grass. </li></ul><ul><li>By SK </li></ul>
  12. 12. The sun kissed the vibrant spring flowers. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The sun shone brightly on the flowers and it was very warm. </li></ul><ul><li>By FS </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>That the wine is so good! </li></ul><ul><li>By TJ </li></ul>This Wine Speaks For Itself
  14. 14. The teddy bear sat slumped on the bed looking sadly at it’s feet <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The teddy bear got left, slumped with it’s head bent down. </li></ul><ul><li>By SS </li></ul>
  15. 15. The tired school bus spat out the students. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The bus let out the students. </li></ul><ul><li>By JC </li></ul>
  16. 16. Insects greeted the warm air with loud chirping. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The insects played in the suns warmth. </li></ul><ul><li>By JL </li></ul>
  17. 17. When a sudden fall of snow rubbed out all the flowers… <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The snow has covered the flowers. </li></ul><ul><li>By LD </li></ul>
  18. 18. Butterflies danced on the crimson flowers in the garden. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The butterflies flew from one flower to another. </li></ul><ul><li>By JL </li></ul>
  19. 19. The sun woke me up and greeted me in the morning. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The sun shining on your face and woke you up. </li></ul><ul><li>By PB </li></ul>
  20. 20. Fear knocked on the door. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>You started to feel scared. </li></ul><ul><li>By ZS </li></ul>
  21. 21. … The fire was so big that.I could feel the flames licking at my face. <ul><ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The flames were really big and you can feel the heat on your face. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>By LT </li></ul></ul>
  22. 22. The ocean began to whisper in my ear. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>Someone is relaxing on or by the calm sea and they can hear it. </li></ul><ul><li>By RA </li></ul>
  23. 23. The excited leaves moved with the breeze. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The wind blew the leaves. </li></ul><ul><li>By JS </li></ul>
  24. 24. The lonely trains whistle cried in the night. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>A train blew its whistle in a secluded area where nothing else was around. </li></ul><ul><li>By TH </li></ul>
  25. 25. My computer hates me. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The computer is not working. </li></ul><ul><li>By KN </li></ul>
  26. 26. The clock called the time. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The clock chime went off. </li></ul><ul><li>By TP </li></ul>
  27. 27. The river danced under the summer moon. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The river is flowing fast. </li></ul><ul><li>By SH </li></ul>
  28. 28. The blanket gave out a dusty cough as it was shaken open. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>It had a lot of dust in it. </li></ul><ul><li>By AC </li></ul>
  29. 29. The wall shook with noise . <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>The wall is vibrating and shaking because of loud noise. </li></ul><ul><li>By NH </li></ul>
  30. 30. The thick fog swallowed us. <ul><li>SIMPLY PUT…this means: </li></ul><ul><li>Fog surrounded some people and they couldn’t see through the fog. </li></ul><ul><li>By ES </li></ul>
  31. 31. Image Acknowledgment <ul><li>Slide 3: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 4: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 5: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 6: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide7: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 8: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 9: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 10: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 11: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 12: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 13: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide </li></ul><ul><li>Slide: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 16: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 17: </li></ul>
  32. 32. Image Acknowledgment <ul><li>Slide 18: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 19: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 20 </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 21: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 22: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 23: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 24: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 25: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 26: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 27: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 28: </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 29: </li></ul>
  33. 33. Created by the Year 6 students in Room 19 at EPS. <ul><li>Visit our blog and leave a comment. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>