How to Teach Writing Metaphors
Even students who have mastered other elements of figurative language may have trouble with metaphors. Students may blithely assume that to make a workable metaphor, they need only remove the word "like" or "as" from a simile, not realizing that this can...
Share your metaphor with teachers from across the country. ... Explore metaphors
that others have shared. ... Exchange ideas about metaphors for teaching.
Sometimes, instead of trying to describe what we do as teachers, it's a little easier
to draw parallels with ... Back to School Prep Guide: 8 Metaphors for a Teacher.
Dec 14, 2013 ... For students, learning about metaphors and similes can sometimes feel like
doing taxes on April 14. Or taking your daily dose of cod liver oil ...
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In this metaphor, the student's are the artist, the teacher is the kit, bringing all of
the necessary supplies and tools along in order to create an opportunity where ...
What do these metaphors tell us about our beliefs on learning, teaching, learners,
teachers, and the state of training and development today? | See more about ...
Nov 18, 2008 ... Teachers and teaching student and faculty generated views and metaphors.
Yet metaphors are often rather neglected in the classroom. So what kinds of
metaphors should we teach, why should we teach them and how can we do so ...
Metaphors We Teach By: Understanding Ourselves as. Teachers and Learners.
Mary Ann Bowman, Western Michigan University. The Power of Metaphor.