Category: Vocabulary

homograph meaning and anchor chart for first grade, second grade and third grade

Homographs

A homograph is a word that shares the same written form as another word but has a different meaning. Homo means ‘same’ and graph means ‘write.’ If two words are written identically...

simile examples and meaning

Similes

A simile is a figure of speech. It compares two different things in an interesting way. We use ‘as’ or ‘like’ for comparison. It adds a spark to writing and...