Presentation on theme: "What do I need to know? Read the sentence and decide if it is an example of simile, metaphor, or personification. 7 questions Example: As Diane walked."— Presentation transcript:
What do I need to know?
Read the sentence and decide if it is an example of simile, metaphor, or personification. 7 questions Example: As Diane walked home, she heard the crickets tuning up for an evening concert. Simile Metaphor Personification
Break each word into meaningful parts. Then use your knowledge of prefixes, suffixes, and base words to help you choose the word that fits each definition. 5 questions Example: __________ means in a considerate way Strangely Diving Politely Strongest
Carefully read poems and answer questions Topics covered: Form (2), Line(1), Stanza(1), Quatrain(1), Couplet(1), Rhyme Scheme(2), Rhythm(1) Example: The preceding poem is an example of which form? limerick sonnet free verse epic
Carefully read poems and answer questions 6 questions Example: See classroom activity (Animal by Cody Banks)
Choose the phrase that contains an underlined words that is misspelled. If none of the words are misspelled, choose no mistake. 3 questions Example: Occupied seat Household remedies Qualefied candidate No mistake
Read a paragraph and answer each question 4 questions Example: Which words in sentence 9 should be capitalized? fly, narrow public, fly, narrow public, works, fly public, works, fly, narrow