Here is an example from an old nursery rhyme: "the dish ran away with the spoon."
Why is this an example of personification? Because a spoon and dish are REAL but they can't run, and they certainly can't really be friends! So, by saying they ran away together is giving them a human element. A good way to think about symbolism is by using the
So here are some examples of our symbols (we chose last week to represent us) that we had to personify.
Yellow, red, blue and white are my symbol because
It’s the color of my flag.
The yellow, red, and blue was playing
and white is lonely because no one to
play with white, kick the yellow because
the yellow was mean.
Art and Snakes
Art is telling people about myself.
Snakes hiss to tell us stay away.
The monkey is swinging all over town.
The elephant is going to drop me down.
My football it could fly because I throw
My favorite thing is my PS2 it is color
black as Ms. Yees black hair
got up and ran and she turned
My Game Cube doesn’t
like the game so it spits it
When you look in my eyes you can see
baseballs on the field.
The snow is coming down from the
sky little pieces floating flying around
coming to the floor waiting
for somebody to come play
The Mario Party DS
My baby brother
had a Mario Party with Mario Party DS.
Snowman is walking on a white
He is shivering (brrr).
Then he is standing still
The paper was writing on its
self. The paper transformed into
a paper airplane.
The tiger told me
to come by him so
he can eat you