Key Stage 2 English: Figures of Speech


In this course we learn how to become savvy with our words and create a powerful impact with some of these techniques. This course is essential to help build creative writing skills and expand your ability to recognise writer’s language devices. The purchase includes access for up to 130 Students – £1 per student, free access for up to 5 teachers, accessible for one academic year (1 Sep to 30 June).

Sold By: Victoria Dempsey Speech, Drama & English

This course includes 8 lessons taught by Victoria Dempsey, BA(Hons), LSDE, PCert, ANEA, 10+ yrs of teaching/tutoring experience and can be used as a discrete lesson pack, for revision and part of a blended learning approach.  Courses are interactive and engaging with a combination of presentations/videos, theory and practical activities that include downloadable worksheet activities.  Worksheet answers are provided, where applicable.

The course covers the following:

  • Similes
  • Metaphors
  • Alliteration
  • Personification
  • Onomatopoeia

Each Course begins by setting out key objectives, an easy to follow PowerPoint and a PDF booklet to follow and complete.

*Once purchased, please email to re-confirm the email address of the group leader you would like to manage the course and monitor student progress e.g. teacher/club leader.  Group leaders have the ability to add/edit users and are also provided with a GROUP CODE which they can give to students/members to register themselves.

The course access/login details will be emailed to your group leader in advance of 1st September.  It can be purchased at any time in the academic year which is it intended for use, alternatively from 1st May for the next academic year.