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Story Setting: High Hopes
In this recognizing where and when in the setting worksheet, learners read a passage, identify the clues telling when and where it takes place, record the clues on a chart, and complete a chart about the setting of a favorite movie. Students write five answers.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 5 Views 83 Downloads
Where Is Your Story Set?
Learners explore the concept of setting in literature by identifying their own current setting, and imagining what their ideal setting would be. They read a piece of literature, identify the setting and record the information on a chart.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 4 Views 77 Downloads
Finding the Story Setting
Second graders discuss important things to know when reading stories, identify setting in variety of stories, create story map to record information as they are reading, state setting in their own words, discuss whether they thought settings were good, and describe what they would change if they were authors.
2nd Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Story Elements Alive!
Young scholars pretend to be statues to show story characters and setting. In this story character and setting lesson, students act as statues that depict the characters and setting in the story they are listening to. They create a tableaux of the story elements which include the introduction, problem, and solution.
Pre-K - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 40 Views 135 Downloads
Write On! Narrative Writing
Teach emerging writers the importance of planning before putting pen to paper to create a written document. The template asks writers to fill out basic information like what the story will be about, what the setting is, and what happens first.
3rd - 9th Language Arts 14 Views 305 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Setting: Sensory Details: Twelve Dancing Princesses
Encourage your class to use sensory details in their writing with this activity! This worksheet provides a short passage about dancing princesses and asks young writers to identify sensory details, develop a setting for a folktale, and write a description of the setting.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 22 Views 143 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Let's Retell a Story
In this retelling a story worksheet, students review and discuss all the components involved in retelling a familiar story. Students choose a favorite story/book and fill out a graphic organizer retelling it in their own words. Students include the problem, setting, events, characters, solution and theme.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 12 Views 9 Downloads
Story Sequencing Review - Third and Fourth Grade
Students review how to sequence a story. In this story sequencing instructional activity, students participate in an interactive read aloud of Jan Brett's, The Mitten. They work as a group to determine the main events and how to sequence the other events looking for key words.
3rd - 4th Language Arts 19 Views 42 Downloads
The Meaning of America: Freedom and Individuality
What are the strengths and weaknesses of American individualism and independence? Explore these principles through a close reading of Jack London's To Build a Fire, and engage in high-level discussion with your class by analyzing the characters, story structure, and themes of the text.
9th - 12th Language Arts 26 Views 24 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Hedgie's Surprise Lesson Plan
Learners study literacy concepts such as main characters, setting, and sequence. In this early childhood lesson plan, students make predictions and character analysis using the book Hedgie's Surprise by Jan Brett. Learners sequence the story and answer questions to recall information.
Pre-K - 3rd Language Arts 8 Views 8 Downloads
Setting: Sensory Details: My Big Idea
Demonstrate how to use sensory details in writing with this resource. Leaners first read a short story called "My Big Idea." After reading, they describe how the setting looks, sounds, feels and smells. Using the description in the story as background knowledge, class members begin to plan a description of their own special setting with the provided graphic organizer.
3rd - 4th Language Arts 8 Views 101 Downloads
A Mouse on the Moon
Students evaluate language arts by answering reading comprehension questions. In this story analysis lesson, students read the children's book A Mouse on the Moon and examine the images presented in it. Students identify the main characters, setting and conflict before answering study questions and defining story vocabulary terms.
2nd - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 12 Downloads
Grade 3 Literacy in Science: Animal Adaptations
I've always feel that the best lessons or units are ones that employ multiple content areas as a way to foster a complete topical understanding. Third graders research and study animal adaptations and then use their findings to write narratives that include scientific criterion.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 268 Views 327 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Express Yourself Lesson Seed 4
Get started with The Cay. First, provide some background information and images that relate to the novel. Then pupils can create double-entry journals. Once that is complete, read the first two chapters, encouraging individuals to record their thinking in their journals, Finally, discuss and journal about a provided statement.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed