ALEX Learning Activities
Title: Similes and Metaphors
Digital Tool: Haiku Deck app
Digital Tool Description: Haiku Deck allows students to create a photo slide show. Its search feature automatically searches for Creative Commons images that students can use. Students can share their slide shows without having to use an email address.
Title: Musical Metaphors and Similes
Digital Tool: Metaphor and Simile Video
Digital Tool Description: This video can be used in a variety of ways with multiple grade levels to teach metaphors and similes.
Title: Simile and Metaphor Cube
Digital Tool: Read Write Think-Cube Creator
Digital Tool Description: Cube Creator is a digital resource where students can demonstrate their learning and understanding of similes and metaphors. This tool allows students to insert examples of similes and metaphors they have created into an interactive and printable cube.