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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)
List of Character Traits (2 pages)
Character Comic Strip
Character Trait Superhero
Character Trait Portrait
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
What a Difference Setting Makes
Inside Outside Settings
Story Map Foldable
Plot Line Matching
Compare and Contrast Story Elements
Summarize the Main Events
Summarize the Events and Make Connections
Detailed Teacher Notes (6 pages!)
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Here are the units included in the Reading Bundle for 4th and 5th Grade!
Why you'll love this resource:
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!
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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