We found 392 reviewed resources for events in a story
Develop a Sequence of Events for a Narrative Response
5 mins 3rd - 6th CCSS: Designed
Narrators are essential to the telling of any story, providing the audience with a point of view through which they experience the characters, setting, and events. Following a reading of the first two chapters of The Story of Dr....
Use Transitional Words and Phrases to Craft a Sequence of Events in a Story
8 mins 3rd - 6th CCSS: Designed
Developing a clear sequence of events is essential for any narrative writer. The fourth lesson in this series helps learners write about the key events of The Story of Dr. Dolittle using transitional words and phrases. Pause the video to...
Develop Events in a Narrative Using Description and Dialogue
7 mins 3rd - 6th CCSS: Designed
Dialogue really brings a story to life and can reveal a lot about its characters, plot, and setting. Explore how this literary technique is used to engage an audience as young writers begin drafting their narrative response to The Story...
Part Four: Nobody Gonna Turn Me 'Round: Stories and Songs of the Civil Rights Movement
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIn the story, Nobody Gonna Turn Me 'Round: Stories and Songs of the Civil Rights Movement by Doreen Rappaport, listeners become familiar with nonviolent protests of the Civil Rights Movement through music. Scholars then compose original...
Part Two: Freedom on the Menu—The Greensboro Sit-Ins
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAccompany a reading of, Freedom on the Menu: The Greensboro Sit-Ins by Carole Boston Weatherford, with an in-depth investigation into nonviolent protest using primary and secondary sources, narratives, and documentary excerpts.
Comics in the Classroom as an Introduction to Narrative Structure
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
A picture is worth a thousand words, but a comic strip combines both images and words for the ultimate narrative effect. After reading The Three Little Pigs and deciphering the plot elements, elementary readers work through four...
Cause & Effect Chart: "My Furthest-Back Person" by Alex Haley
5th - 9th
Help your class see the connection between events in Alex Haley's story "My Furthest-Back Person" with this awesome graphic organizer. Individuals write a brief description of 10 major plot events in a series of boxes. The first and last...
Going Back in Time Using “George Washington’s Socks”
3rd - 6th CCSS: Designed
After reading Elvira Woodruff's George Washington's Socks, young readers and writers embark upon writing their own historically based story, with a focus on developing ideas and details throughout the piece. In small groups, class...
Historical Agency in History Book Sets (HBS)
5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Study historical events by combining the study of historical fiction and non-fiction. Learners read about true past events in historical fiction novels and then research non-fiction accounts of the same events. What are some differences...