As Smelly as Dirty Socks

I recently worked with a 4th grade class and we read the book My Dog is as Smelly as Dirty Socks. Afterwards, I had the kids do a self portrait adding similes about themselves in the same way they do in the book. Here are some examples from the book.

The book we read

The book we read

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And here are some of the student results! (They all wanted more time, but we ran out of it!)

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They all seemed to enjoy it and have a lot of fun while practicing some figurative language.

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