Historical Fiction: A Wealth of Interpretations

How can understanding the genre of historical fiction help your language arts class with literary analysis? Use this lesson plan to help young readers learn about historical fiction. After reading a selection from the "Dear America" or "My America" books (titles are suggested within the lesson plan), they write diary entries at the end of reading their book. The lesson plan includes extensions, evaluation questions, and prompts for assessment.

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Grade
3rd - 5th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
14 days
Instructional Strategy
Research
Usage Permissions
Fine Print