RL.5.4 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.5.4

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"Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes."

These worksheets, lesson plans, and exercises can help students practise this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Reading Comprehension: The Secret Garden
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: The Secret Garden
Your little reader is sure to enjoy this selection from the children's classic, "The Secret Garden." She'll build her vocabulary and reading skills.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Understanding Dialogue: Tom Sawyer
Worksheet
Understanding Dialogue: Tom Sawyer
Your student can practise reading a unique style of dialogue with this worksheet on "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer."
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading: The Wind in the Willows
Worksheet
Reading: The Wind in the Willows
Embark on an adventure through the woods with the Mole, in this excerpt from Kenneth Grahame's charming book, The Wind in the Willows.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: Black Beauty
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: Black Beauty
Inspire your reluctant reader with this comprehension page, featuring a passage from a classic novel, Black Beauty.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
Beginning readers, enjoy this passage from Twain's classic "The Prince and the Pauper" and then complete some vocabulary and comprehension questions.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Peter Pan Analysis 1
Worksheet
Peter Pan Analysis 1
"We can fly! We can fly" Your child may never fly, but she'll have a soaring good time with this Peter Pan story and worksheet.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Soulful Similes and Musical Metaphors
Lesson plan
Soulful Similes and Musical Metaphors
Baby, you're a firework! In this musical lesson, your students will use context clues to determine the meaning of similes and metaphors in popular music. They will then use this knowledge to write their own metaphors and similes.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
What's a Metaphor?
Lesson plan
What's a Metaphor?
In this lesson, students complete worksheets and engage in peer discussions to learn more about metaphors. Young writers will love making their own creative metaphors.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Simile vs. Metaphor
Lesson plan
Simile vs. Metaphor
Do your students struggle with similes and metaphors? Do they have trouble identifying the two different types of analogies? This lesson will help simplify the two and put an end to the confusion.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
What's an Idiom?
Lesson plan
What's an Idiom?
Does the confusion of learning idioms “add fuel to the fire” for your students? Your students will “go back to the drawing board” in this lesson, as they consider the literal and figurative meaning of common idioms.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Hy-per-bowl-e
Lesson plan
Hy-per-bowl-e
Your students will consider this lesson the "Super Bowl" of all lessons as they learn to use hyperbole to enhance their own writing.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
All About Alliteration
Lesson plan
All About Alliteration
Consonants rule when it comes to alliteration. In this lesson, students will complete a variety of worksheets to enhance their understanding of beginning sounds and alliteration.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Workbooks

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Games

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Exercises

Onomatopoeia
Exercise
Onomatopoeia
Students will have a blast playing with this exercise that shows how spelling onomatopoeias comes from real-life sounds.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Exercise

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