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Thursday, February 4 • 11:45am - 12:45pm
Laugh Out Loud Literary Devices

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We all know the serious side of creative writing, but what about the lighter side of the literary arts? This workshop will hit the funny bone of disengaged students with laugh out loud examples of personification, simile, metaphor, hyperbole, and more! Add in some activities that allow students to practice these devices, and get ready to see some beautiful and hilarious results. Regardless of the outcome, it will be seriously good writing!

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Miranda Krogstad

Presenter, mirandakrogstad.com
Miranda Krogstad is a spoken word poet and educator who uses her words to empower students of all ages and walks of life. Teaching life skills including self-confidence, self-expression, and community-building, she has performed workshops in dozens of cities across Western Canada... Read More →


Thursday February 4, 2021 11:45am - 12:45pm MST
Virtual Room 21 (LA)
  Language Arts / Arts Langagier  Teaching Practices/ Pédagogie
  • Language of Presentation English
  • Grade Focus 10-12
  • Room Details Virtual Room Maximum Capacity - 300
  • Grade Focus 44540
  • Tags English