Ok..now to the main content of this post! SIMILES!!! Have you introduced them to your students yet?
You know these good old guys: Happy like a bird in flight. Tight as fuzzy skin on peaches. Cold as scoops of frozen peas. Strong as an ox. Stubborn as a mule. Fun like writing similes.
Here are three wonderful like sleeping in on Saturday books to share with your students:
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Here is a list of activities and ideas as helpful as a cube of Post It notes for you to try too: Click Here
When we get back from break we are going to write smilies about ourselves and our parents and make them into a class book! I will be as happy as a Blue Jay who just spotted a slab of suet to share them with you!