Narrative Text Teacher Resources
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Six Traits of Writing
Middle schoolers identify writing techniques in example stories with this story structure lesson. After reading the book The True Story of the Three Little Pigs, they find the differences between it and the original version.
3rd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 463 Downloads
Narrative Writing: Personal Narrative
Whether you need to supplement your narrative writing unit or you'd like to start from scratch, a thorough unit plan can be a helpful way to guide learners through personal narratives. The plan has complete learning goals and instructions, as well as graphic organizers for kids to plan out their writing.
4th Language Arts 34 Views 20 Downloads
Developing the Beginning, Middle and End of a Story
Third graders develop writing skills. In this beginning, middle and end of a story lesson, 3rd graders understand how the sequence of events develops the story. Students work in small groups and act out parts of a story they write. Students focus of the main character and their importance in the story.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 57 Views 154 Downloads
Students investigate literature by analyzing a story in class. In this fantasy tale instructional activity, students read a storybook titled Raising Dragons and identify the main character, her conflict and the setting. Students write their own story by identifying the proper structure and adhering to a beginning, middle and end.
4th - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
Beginning, Middle, and End
First graders identify the beginning, middle, and ending of a story and describe the plot, setting, and the characters. As a class they read a picture story and identify the beginning, middle, and end. Students then draw a picture of an alternate ending to the story.
1st Language Arts 7 Views 49 Downloads
Beginning, Middle, and End
Learners examine the beginning, middle, and end of a familiar story. In this literacy lesson, students listen to a song while identifying the beginning, middle, and end. They listen to Maurice Sendek's, Where the Wild Things Are, while identifying the beginning; they are introduced to the middle, and discuss the end.
K - 1st Language Arts 11 Views 90 Downloads
Story Structure Slide Show
Analyzing the sequence of actions in dramatic stories leads to deeper comprehension of story structure. The class identifies the main actions in each section of a story and develops frozen tableau's for the identified actions of the story. Great for kinesthetic learners!
2nd - 6th Language Arts 27 Views 89 Downloads
Writing Process- Narrative Writing
Graphic organizers are a wonderful tool for young writers to use to help them get their thoughts in order for a piece of writing. Here, learners are coached on what a piece of narrative writing is, and how they must have a distinct beginning, middle, and end.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 47 Views 85 Downloads
Saguaro - Cactus Hotel
Elementary schoolers listen to a read aloud of Brenda Z. Guiberson's, Cactus Hotel before acting the story out using the proper sequence of events. Using a graphic organizer, they determine the beginning, middle, and end of the story.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 6 Views 65 Downloads
Writing Simple Stories
First graders are read a variety of stories and asked to identify the beginning, middle and end. As a class, they discuss the importance of writing well and how it can improve one's spoken word as well. Individually, they write their own story making sure to use descriptive words and identify the beginning, middle and end.
1st Language Arts 4 Views 16 Downloads
Story Structures Help Comprehension
Students examine story structure and determine how to ask questions to improve reading comprehension. They read an article and practice answering questions in a teacher lead lesson before completing the task independently. Next they make a story map of "The Secret of Silver Pond" in a whole group before making one of "Whooz-z-z Snooz-z-zing?
2nd - 3rd Language Arts 8 Views 36 Downloads
What is a Philanthropist?
What does a philanthropist do? Help your class explore philanthropy using character development and literacy ideas. Learners will define and give examples of philanthropy, listen to The Lion and the Mouse, discuss how the characters help each other, and create a flip book focused on the events from the beginning, middle, and end of the story.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 17 Views 152 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Reading Made Easy with Mindwing Concepts
While this resource is actually attempting to sell a product, the foundational ideas may be worth looking into. Using Braidy the StoryBraid doll, learners will gain a better understanding of beginning, middle, and end, as well as story retell.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 45 Downloads
Retelling Stella Louella's Runaway Book: Point of View
Stella Louella’s Runaway Book launches a study of point of view and storytelling. After reading the tale, class members retell the story from the point of view of another character. The scripted plan, developed by a teacher candidate, includes a perspective activity, adaptations, and a rubric.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 151 Downloads
Just the Facts, Ma'am
Elementary learners identify the main elements of story structure and form questions to summarize their reading. They listen as the teacher reads a story and then write questions to determine (1) main characters, (2) setting, (3) problem, and (4) solution.
2nd - 5th Language Arts 4 Views 147 Downloads
Here is a great way to explore language arts by completing a computer activity with classmates. Youngsters read a fairy tale in class and analyze where the beginning, middle and end are. They create their own story using clip art and word processing software which they share with the class.
2nd - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads