Characters, Settings, and Events for 3rd - 5th Grade | Story Elements

Characters, Settings, and Events for 3rd - 5th Grade | Story Elements
Characters, Settings, and Events for 3rd - 5th Grade | Story Elements
Characters, Settings, and Events for 3rd - 5th Grade | Story Elements
Characters, Settings, and Events for 3rd - 5th Grade | Story Elements
Characters, Settings, and Events for 3rd - 5th Grade | Story Elements
Characters, Settings, and Events for 3rd - 5th Grade | Story Elements
Characters, Settings, and Events for 3rd - 5th Grade | Story Elements
Characters, Settings, and Events for 3rd - 5th Grade | Story Elements
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  1. This Reading Bundle contains 10 essential reading units for 4th and 5th graders which will help your students increase their reading comprehension. The bundle includes engaging passages, graphic organizers, activities, and lots of task cards which target key reading skills. Here are the units includ
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Characters, Settings, and Events is a 68 page complete unit with 8 practice passages, 32 character task cards, two foldables, loads of graphic organizers, a poster, and activities to keep your students fully engaged! This resource will provide your students with lots of practice identifying story elements, in a variety of formats.

Specifically it includes:

8 Passages and Keys

32 Task Cards with short character focused stories (and a Student Record Sheet and Key)

Somebody….Wanted….But….So….Then…. Poster

List of Character Traits (2 pages)

FAST Characterization

Character Comic Strip

Character Quilt

Character Postcards

Character Trait Superhero

Character Trait Portrait

Character Profile

Character Circle Map

Inside Outside Character Analysis

Compare and Contrast Characters

Character Traits and Evidence from the Text

Character Traits and Proof from the Text

Characterization Changing Event

Character Traits from Beginning, Middle and Ending

Character Cinquain Poem and Example/Directions Page

Venn Diagram to Compare Characters

Setting Search

What a Difference Setting Makes

Inside Outside Settings

Story Map Foldable

Story Map

Plot Line Matching

Plot Foldable

Compare and Contrast Story Elements

Summarize the Main Events

Summarize the Events and Make Connections

Detailed Teacher Notes (6 pages!)

SAVE MORE and GET MORE with the Reading Bundle for 4th and 5th Grade!!! (Click Here) It has 10 key reading units which cover many 4th and 5th reading standards!

Here are the units included in the Reading Bundle for 4th and 5th Grade!

Main Idea

Characters, Settings, and Events: Story Elements

Compare and Contrast

Elements of Poetry, Drama, and Prose

Text Evidence

Inferences Using Informational Text

Inferences Using Literature

Theme

Cause and Effect

Informational Text Structures

Why you'll love this resource:

  • There are a variety of formats included from passages, to activities, 32 characters task cards, a mentor text list, graphic organizers, story maps, a poetry page, and more!
  • The materials are all engaging and fun!
  • All of the materials are easy to prep for the busy teacher!
  • The character task cards help develop vocabulary and include a variety of character traits!
  • It may be used in a number of ways from guided reading, to reader's workshop, independent work, literacy centers, exit slips, homework, whole class games, test prep, and more!!!

Also, I do want to suggest a great set of reading games which would go well with this reading unit. There is a game for EACH READING STANDARD!!! It comes in a set of 10 for fiction, a set of 10 for nonfiction, or a bundle of 20 reading games specifically for 3rd grades or for 4th and 5th grades!

10 Fiction Reading Games for 3rd Grade

10 Nonfiction Reading Games for 3rd Grade

20 Fiction and Nonfiction Reading Games Bundle for 3rd Grade

10 Fiction Reading Games for 4th and 5th Grades

10 Nonfiction Reading Games for 4th and 5th Grades

20 Fiction and Nonfiction Reading Games Bundle for 4th and 5th Grades

If you're looking for more Character Traits practice, here are a few resources you might like. They may be used for centers, whole class, test prep, or for one on one:

Character Traits Game (for 3rd grade)

Character Traits Game (for 4th and 5th grades)

Famous American Character Traits Task Cards (for 3rd - 5th grades)


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Thanks!

Jenn

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