Hyperbole KS2 PPT Lesson


A PPT based lesson for suitable for KS2 on the use of hyperbole. This lesson is linked to the following English national curriculum reading comprehension objectives:
• Discussing words and phrases that capture the reader’s interest and imagination (Year 3 and 4)
• Discuss and evaluate how authors use language, including figurative language, considering the impact on the reader (Year 5 and 6)


This lesson is also useful for helping pupils to understand how to use hyperbole in their own writing.

The PPT contains:
• Clear explanation
• Examples of hyperbole
• Three activities which require pupils to demonstrate their understanding of and use hyperbole.
• Reflection questions enabling pupils to recap and consolidate their understanding at the end of the lesson.

The PPT is fully editable giving you the flexibility to adjust aspects of the lesson to suit the needs of your pupils if required.