An Introduction to Personification
Do fourth graders at your school play the recorder? They do at mine. I wrote this example of personification for them. (I can hear the squeaking right now.)
On my blog, Artistry of Education, I have two versions of the blank personification page--one with lines and one without. Students love to give inanimate objects human characteristics.
To download the Personification Freebie, please visit this post at Artistry of Education.