Matching Metaphor Game


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Matching Metaphor Game - paired metaphors, metaphor, match, phrase, saying, game, activity
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  • Using as an activity in my English skill session

    , Mar 5th
  • Extension for my year 3 class. Thanks!

    , May 8th
  • A plenary for a lesson on similes and metaphors

    , Apr 13th
  • I am using this to reinforce metaphors in a guided reading group. Thank you!

    , Mar 10th
  • Going to use this for primary sevens tomorrow. They have got the hang of similes but have hit a wall with metaphors! thanks :)

    , Jan 26th
  • I'd be reviewing metaphors with my U of Calgary Cont. Ed. ESL classroom.

    , Nov 27th
  • do you have a metaphor presentation? i cant seem to find one, i have used the similes and adjectives PowerPoint so a metaphor one would be great!!

    , Nov 8th
  • To reinforce their understanding of a metaphor

    , Nov 3rd
  • Reading groups

    , Sep 29th
  • Co-op group

    , Sep 16th
  • Active activity to reinforce understanding of what a metaphor is, and being able to recognise it. Thanks!

    , Sep 9th
  • An independent activity after the mini-lesson

    , Jun 11th
    • Hi amkoch,
      That's a lovely idea! :)

      , Jun 11th
  • Using this as a starter. Children generate as many ideas to complete the well known metaphor as they can in 1 minute. Compare to the original.

    , May 30th
  • ks1 writing

    , May 17th
  • I'm intending to use it as a starter activity. Hopefully. If all goes according to plan.

    , Apr 22nd
  • Starter activity - I've put it as 3 stars as it wouldn't let me comment without a star and I haven't used it yet. it might be good, it might be terrible, Twinkle could do with changing their comment prompt.

    , Mar 26th
  • EAL group

    , Mar 24th
  • As a starter activity.

    , Feb 18th
  • teaching metaphors

    , Dec 30th
  • improving understanding of figurative speech for a year 3 student who is struggling with the understanding of metaphors and similes.

    , Dec 12th
  • Using it to kick start the use of metaphors in slam poetry writing...

    , Dec 12th
  • I use this resource as a starter with KS3 English (future Entry Level) and they love it! Majority of them attempt to use the metaphors during the week and then come back to me to tell me how and when..good to see them remember and in correct context! :)

    , Jul 14th
  • Thanks for this Twinkl.

    , Nov 7th
A handy set of cards, allowing your children to match common metaphors.
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