Lord of the Flies

by William Golding

Poisoned Apples

by Christine Heppermann

Metaphor

You’re already a pro at using metaphor. We promise! Don’t believe us? Watch this 60second Recap® to discover your metaphor-making prowess … and to find out just what, exactly, metaphor is.


Check out 60second Recap's complete seven-video mini-series, "Write the greatest essay ever! (Or just an essay that won't put your teacher to sleep)".

Recap Resource also offers a video-based Dictionary of Terms with explanations of key literary concepts--such as metaphor, symbols, motifs--and a video tutorial on How to Make Your Own Recap-style videos. Subjects covered include picking your topic, focusing your presentation, writing your script, editing yourself, propsgraphics, and what to do once you're done!