Literary Devices

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Explores various fairy tales. Activity guides are provided. Students are encouraged to write their own fractured fairy tale and publish it..

Excellent source for developing language and communication through listening, speaking, viewing, and presenting.

A list and examples of different poetic devices

Students can explore and experiment with idioms through this interactive tool. The student is given a picture prompt and fill-in-the-blank sentence to assist in understanding an idiom, and allowed to write a comment about the metaphoical meaning before printing their responses.

definitions and interactive quizzes for literary terms

A variety of interactive quizzes ranging from literary terms to literature

definitions of lit terms

Online practice exercises for figurative language such as similes, metaphors, personification, idioms, alliteration, hyperbole, onomatopoeia, and more

Website is basically a powerpoint presentation of the elements of fiction, starting with the setting. Uses pictures and examples throughout. Very clear and easy to understand site.

a glossary