Super Teacher Worksheets

5th Grade Common Core: RL.5.4

Common Core Identifier: RL.5.4 / Grade: 5
Curriculum: Reading Literature: Craft and Structure
Detail: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.
21 Common Core State Standards (CCSS) aligned worksheets found:
This poem teaches students about writing similes. The worksheet that follows allows students to practice writing their own similes.
Level: 4th Grade
Common Core
Preview File
Members can add this to their file cabinet
Use context clues to find the meanings of the underlined word in each sentence.
Level: 3rd through 5th Grades
Eat at the Hyperbole Cafe, where the noodles are a mile long, the vegetables are piled as high as a mountain, and the soup dish is as deep as the sea.
Level: 5th Grade
A true story about a pony with an artificial leg.  The pony has a unique horseshoe shaped like a smiley face, allowing her to "leave her mark" wherever she walks.  (true story)
Level: 5th Grade
Students write similes using the words like and as about people they know.
Level: 3rd through 5th Grades
Andy can almost feel the first place medal around his neck, but when the last challenge of the field day is a hula hooping competition, Andy will learn what it means to be a true field day champion.
Level: 5th Grade
An idiom is a phrase that isn't meant to be taken literally. This poem includes idioms, such as "tickled pink," "left out in the cold," and "can't have your cake and eat it too."
Level: 2nd through 4th Grades
Strolling through a garden in a late summer evening can bring pleasure to all five senses. In this story, the narrator describes the wonderful sounds, colorful sights, rich aromas, and delicious-tasting food around her.
Level: 5th Grade
This poem describes a horse having difficulty speaking. Readers will answer questions about the poem and the poetic devices it employs.
Level: 5th Grade
The word wizard writes down and defines challenging words to share with his/her literature circle.
Level: 2nd through 5th Grades
In this activity, students will read the sentences and underline the words that begin with the same consonant sound.
Level: 2nd through 4th Grades
The word wizard finds challenging words from the story and defines them.
Level: 3rd through 5th Grades
The word wizard's job is to find challenging words in the text and define them.
Level: 4th through 7th Grades
This two-page worksheet contains pictures of idioms. Students must use the idiom in a sentence and tell what the sentence means. Includes phrases such as, "Down to Earth," and "Taking a Big Step."
Level: 2nd through 4th Grades
Students will read the poem, "A Misty, Mellow Morning," and underline all the words that have alliteration. Students will also write their own example of alliteration.
Level: 2nd through 4th Grades
Choose several tough words from the reading and use a dictionary to define each one.
Level: 3rd through 5th Grades
The word wizard's job is to find three unique or challenging words from the assigned reading and define them.
Level: 3rd through 5th Grades
This is a beautiful poem about chasing fireflies on the final night of summer. Following the poem are a series of multiple choice and short answer questions.
A magical fairy disguises herself as a beggar to find an elf worthy of getting his wish granted. The task is harder than it appears. Will she be able to find a worthy elf? Comprehension questions and vocabulary words included.
Level: 5th Grade
Lisa hopes she'll get one of the lead roles in the holiday musical, but she's upset that no one will recognize her in the special part she was chosen for.
Level: 5th Grade
The word wizard finds challenging words from the text and defines them.
Level: 3rd through 5th Grades
Please Log In to Super Teacher Worksheets
Can't remember your password?
Not a member yet? Join Today!
Become a Member
Social Media
Follow Us
Not a Member?
For complete access to thousands of printable lessons click the button or the link below.
© 2023 Super Teacher Worksheets

PDF with answer key:

PDF no answer key:

Common Core Alignment