hyperboleDid the blog title get your attention? Of course, your head will NOT explode if you study too much. If you don’t believe me, I dare you to try it!

This blog title is a hyperbole. A hyperbole is an exaggerated statement that writers use to add interest to their writing. This week we will read some classic tall tales and identify examples of hyperbole.

Take a look at this great hyperbole video:

Reading Homework: Practice Book Pages 153 – 156 Due Friday

TEST: Reading comprehension test Friday.

Don’t forget about the February Poetry Project: