Using Similes in Poetry; Complete Lesson on Awful Auntie
This download includes a complete, English lesson on the seventeenth chapter of the book Awful Auntie by David Walliams.
The lesson focuses on how to use similes and create poetry. The lesson uses the events in the chapter as a base. Children will read and discuss the chapter. There is a detailed PowerPoint to ensure children understand similes and look in detail at a short poem. The class will write a simile poem together and then the children will use writing frames and cloze sheets to create their own. There is also a short chapter summary sheet for children to complete to reflect on the chapter read. You will need a copy of the book Awful Auntie; everything else needed is included in this download.
This download includes:
- Full and detailed lesson plan
- Complete lesson PowerPoint
- Poem prompt sheet
- Example anchor chart
- Cloze sheet and answers
- Chapter review sheets
This is the seventeenth chapter in my Awful Auntie series of lessons, the first is here