Finding Figurative Language in "The Phantom Tollbooth"

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This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, is an exploration of figurative language using the novel "The Phantom Tollbooth" and various Web resources. Students examine figurative language in the story and create a chart representing the literal and figurative meanings of words and phrases.

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    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts

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