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 20 Views 469 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 31 Views 157 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Describing Paintings: Calm or Stormy
Young writers use nouns, verbs, and adjectives to describe details in two paintings. One depicts a sunny landscape, and the other shows a cloudier view. They write a narrative inspired by the paintings, paying attention to transitional words or phrases and sensory details.
3rd - 8th Language Arts 37 Views 240 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Developing the Beginning, Middle and End of a Story
Third graders develop writing skills. In this beginning, middle and end of a story instructional activity, 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.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 60 Views 157 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 49 Views 30 Downloads
Young readers examine the elements of story structure that are included in all stories. They include these elements in their own written pieces. This phenomenally-designed plan has everything you need to easily implement it in your classroom.
K - 3rd Language Arts 24 Views 57 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 4 Views 152 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 9 Views 154 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 34 Views 97 Downloads
Built around a moving short film about second chances and tough choices, this lesson mixes grammar, prediction, and narrative writing. Pupils practice with adjectives and prefixes before moving on to the film. The resource directs you to pause the film at specific points to ask the provided questions.
9th - 12th Language Arts 12 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Where Do We Begin?
Primary learners grasp sequence of events by discussing morning routines and reviewing the story of Little Red Riding Hood. They explore the necessity of correct order of events. As a class, create a story with a beginning, middle, and end based on a picture.
1st - 4th Language Arts 18 Views 106 Downloads
Fabulous, Fractured Fables
Elementary schoolers develop an awareness of the literary form known as the fable. They explore how authors write fables to pass along moral lessons. After reading and discussing many famous fables embedded in the plan, learners attempt to write their own fable that has a clear beginning, middle, and end, as well as a moral.
2nd - 6th Language Arts 56 Views 102 Downloads
Tell Me a Story
Young readers will retell and sequence a familiar story from a different culture. They listen to a story, retell it through pantomime, sequence the story, and discuss the beginning, middle, and end. They will learn about parts of a story and create their own story in a group setting.
K - 1st Language Arts 34 Views 259 Downloads
Dance and Writing
Fourth graders use dance moves to perform narratives. In this dramatic performing lesson, 4th graders use strong and soft movements to show what character's voice is portraying. Students also use movement to show the feelings in the beginning, middle and end of a story.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 14 Views 17 Downloads
Explore sequencing with first and second graders. As a group, they listen to the story Berlioz the Bear by Jan Brett, and then generate important events from the story as the teacher writes them on the board. They also get to cut out a three-part bear pattern and write beginning, middle, and end events from the story on each part.
1st - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 88 Downloads
Get your first graders up and moving with this creative plan. Each pair receives a poster with a picture on it. First they identify the word associated with the picture, then they use three clothespins to divide the word into its beginning, middle, and ending sounds.
1st Language Arts 6 Views 16 Downloads
After looking at the back of a quarter featuring Oregon terrain, learners distinguish between fiction and non-fiction and identify the beginning, middle and end of a story. First, they listen to legends that describe the creation of Crater Lake.
3rd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
Introduce: Summarizing Narrative Text with the Fable the Tortoise and the Eagle
There is a valuable lesson revealed in the fable The Tortoise and the Eagle, and scholars examine it as they learn about theme, summarizing, and main ideas. The text is included here; read it once for learners to understand the whole story before demonstrating summary through a think aloud.
K - 3rd Language Arts 53 Views 399 Downloads
Gingerbread Man Fun
Here is a great way to utilize The Gingerbread Man in your classroom. Learners respond to a story in the form of a picture story determing the beginning, middle, and end of a story, and establish patterns using objects and then verbally repeat their patterns.
K Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Collecting Family Stories
Students interview relatives and compose a family story on the computer. They compile this lesson is with two others involving art and media into a student portfolio. Each student researches, diagrams and writes a story with a beginning, middle and end about appreciation for their own family heritage.
K - 5th Language Arts 7 Views 20 Downloads