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Onomatopoeia: A Figurative Language Minilesson
|Grades||9 – 12|
|Lesson Plan Type||Minilesson|
|Estimated Time||50 minutes|
- Make copies of "The Bells" by Edgar Allan Poe, or another poem that features onomatopoeia. Alternate poems featuring onomatopoeia include the following:
- Make copies or overhead transparencies of the Definition of Onomatopoeia and the Exploring Onomatopoeia worksheet.
- Test the Exploring Onomatopoeia Interactive on your computers to familiarize yourself with the tool and ensure that you have the Flash plug-in installed. You can download the plug-in from the technical support page.