Title: Analyzing Poems with Google Forms
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[ELA2015] (8) 40: Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings. [L.8.5]Digital Tool Description: Google forms allows a teacher to create a digital form for students to use during or after an assignment.
Title: Musical Metaphors and Similes
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[ELA2015] (9) 13: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone (e.g., how the language of a court opinion differs from that of a newspaper). [RI.9-10.4]Digital Tool Description: This video can be used in a variety of ways with multiple grade levels to teach metaphors and similes.