Delaware Common Core Standards
DE.CC5L. Language Standards K-5
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
CC5L5. Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
CC5L5a. Interpret figurative language, including similes and metaphors, in context.
DE.CC5RL. Reading Standards for Literature K-5
Craft and Structure
CC5RL4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.