This 11-slide presentation will allow students to learn the various elements of short stories. An "Elements of the Short Story" assessment over this powerpoint is also available for purchase to ensure student understanding.
Included in this graphic-intense presentation are the following infomation
Story Elements PowerPoint. Literary terms and elements include characters, plot, conflict, setting, theme, resolution, denouement. Explains the critical parts of a short story that students need to be able to identify when they read, as well as incorporate into their own writing. Quiz at the end. Go
This is a 32-page, power point presentation detailing the elements of a science fiction story. It has high impact, visually stunning pictures from popular movies, books and science fiction artists.
Students will learn about the science fiction genre and what makes a science fiction story dif
A PowerPoint presentation exploring all of the elements and features of 'the short story':
* characters (primary and secondary)
* point of view - first person, third-person limited or omniscient
* setting features - time, place, mood, atmosphere
* plot features
* central pr
Make learning fun by watching a movie! This product contains unit plans for learning and applying the elements of a short story using,"The Grinch Who Stole Christmas" as a model. Graphic organizers are included as well.
Lessons covered: Setting, Characters, Rising Action, Conflict, Climax, Fal
Elements of Short Stories. Includes cloze-notes and answers. Covers elements of short stories, types of conflict, elements of plot, point of view, and literary devices. Includes examples from The Lion King.
In this COMPLETE lesson from InspirEd Educators, students will review the elements of short stories and other literature. Using The Monkey's Paw students will identify elements of plot, setting, characters, conflict and point of view. Lesson warm up, teacher instructions, answer keys and all stude
Learn or review all of the elements of a short story in this colorful and easy to understand format. This Prezi covers plot, characters, conflict, setting, theme and style including the literary techniques of diction, point of view, irony, symbolism, figurative language and sound devices. NEW! Bonus
This 15-question multiple-choice assessment is to be used in conjunction with the Elements of Short Stories Powerpoint (available for purchase on site). Please feel free to view the preview, and change the protagonist/antagonist answers according to the literature your class is reading. (We had a h
Students will use their "Elements of Short Stories" notes (available via this website for purchase) to locate 7 various elements in their favorite tv show. Students LOVE this assignment because they are told they MUST watch TV as homework to complete their assignment!!
This is an interactive Jeopardy Game that only requires a computer and PowerPoint. This version focuses on Elements of the Short Story and includes the following categories: literary devices, plot structure, characters, conflict & setting, and miscellaneous terms. Each of the dollar amounts on the g
This printable is a WORD SPLASH graphic organizer for five elements of short story: character, setting, plot, theme, and conflict. The handout contains five circles- one for each short story element. Students must use the pictures and clues provided within and around each circle in order to determi
This unit provides lesson plans for teaching the elements of a short story using Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes as a model. Several graphic organizers are included as well.
Topics covered: setting, characters, conflict, rising and falling action, climax, resolution, and theme.
Learn or review all of the elements of a short story in this colorful and easy to understand format. This PowerPoint covers plot, characters, conflict, setting, theme and style including the literary techniques of diction, point of view, irony, symbolism, figurative language and sound devices. NEW!
I use the when teaching my students about the elements of short stories. The map includes most of the important terms and can be used for any story.
There is a place for:
Plot- Exposition, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Resolution
Conflict- External and Internal
A Jeopardy PowerPoint Game using the literary elements of short stories/narration. I use this as a fun review on the Smart-board during a short story unit. At the beginning of the unit, I present them with a PowerPoint Presentation with the definitions needed along with a booklet photocopied on colo
This is a three part document. The first part is a student handout that highlights the elements of short stories. This corresponds with my uploaded PowerPoint on Elements of Short Stories. Students listen to a class lecture and fill in the blanks and label the diagrams. The second part of the docume
A perfect introduction to any short story unit! Review the elements of a short story through this lively poem in which a little book has lost his characters, setting, plot, and theme and must find them in order to take down the high-tech and battle-ready T.V. set. Vocabulary matching activity follo
This is a resource package for elements of a shorts story. It contains notes for:
- Point of View
- And more!
This package can be used in conjunction with any short story.
Package includes an excellent and useful description of the five elements of the short story: plot, character, theme, setting and point of view. Introduces or reviews the elements so students can then analyze these elements as you take up individual short stories or novels.
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This is a quiz and answer key set that corresponds with the uploaded PowerPoint and Student/Teacher notes. Quiz is out of 30 marks includes labeling diagrams, completing charts, and fill in the blank type questions.
This provides students with an engaging reading about the various elements of the short story form in a short, easy-to-understand, teacher-written article. As students read about plot structure, characterization, theme, conflict, point of view, etc., they also can take notes on the provided outline
This printable allows students to take notes while you teach the main elements of a short story: setting, plot, characters, point of view, and theme. This teaches students the different elements of a good setting, different types of characters, how to develop a character, different types of conflict
Before beginning my Short Story Unit, students are given these notes of terms to know for the unit (I also have a notes booklet for them photocopied on colour paper). As students are taking notes, I explain these terms more in depth and give many examples using movies and books that they have seen o
At Teaching for Change, I truly believe that students work better together, so most of my lesson plans revolve around students as leaders and teachers as facilitators. This elements of a short story peer teaching project is a prime example of students acting as teacher and the teacher acting as fac
This short story test was created based on the powerpoint presentation found at this site: http://www.sophia.org/tutorials/short-story-unit
The test reviews with students types of characters, attributes of settings, types of conflicts, point of view, and figurative language (metaphors, similes, all
To be honest, this is a very dense document (it does not look “fun” or “kid friendly”, but it has a very clear explanation of the elements of a short story (including, but NOT limited to, P.O.V, setting, theme – and how to write a proper theme statement, symbolism, characterization).
I give this ou
Looking for a Short Story PowerPoint that reviews- even quizzes- your students on classic elements of literature?
Included in this comprehensive 24 slide PowerPoint document are discussion points of some of the most well-known elements of literature reviewed and mastered in middle
This helpful handout reviews the 5 main elements of a short story:
It also includes a fantastic plot diagram that can act as a reference tool for students as they work through understanding plot or creating their own short stories.
This is a helpful movie guide that's really great to leave with a supply teacher (as your "day off" plans, if you need it).
Just print, and it's ready to go!
This is a really great way to
A. Show my favourite movie in class (!)
B. Actually have them apply the elements of a short story to this mo
24 slides on writing descriptively
This is for my short story unit with grades (9-12).
It has 3 sections: the five elements of descriptive writing, transition word, and phrases, and the structure of descriptive writing.
This is a generic worksheet that I use to teach the elements of short stories through a movie.
After we've read a major text (or story), I plan a movie trip to see a current popular movie - but you could always just show ANY movie, really.
We just did it for "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" for a
This product is one that I use in my own classroom to introduce my students to story elements. This clean, easy-to-read PowerPoint presentation includes thirteen slides that cover the following topics:
What is a short story, plot, stages of plot, character, protagonist/antagonist, conflict, types
Elements of a Short Story Graphic Organizer and Worksheet
This is a 2 page graphic organizer that will help your students learn about and plot the important elements of any short story. It is also a great companion activity to use when watching a movie. It also has colorful borders and gr
Teaching the basic Elements of a Short Story?
Want your students to have a guide for Short Story reading and writing?
In this 10 page PDF file, students will find the basic information on the Elements of a Short Story. It includes
This outline template can be used when planning a short story. It also includes a quick activity where you can teach the elements of a short story (conflict, rising action, climax, falling action, and resolution) prior to beginning the outline. The visual shows the students how a short story must
Task cards are great fun for students to use. Remember that task cards are for use after the students have learned the concepts. They are a review or a testing device.
• A handout on the elements of a short story that you can give students to keep in their notebooks and study
This partner activity requires students to find, identify and use evidence to support the multiple types of memoir elements located in short personal narratives. For example, in 8th grade, I used this organizer for two short narrative stories: "Charles" by Shirley Jackson, and "I Know Why the Caged