This file has a pdf version and a word doc version of the Genre Tree.
You may have to change the font to something you prefer if you decide to use the editable version. However, if you decide to print the pdf, it's ready to go!
Just print on your favorite colored card stock and staple it up!
There are three overall types of literature: Literary non-fiction, Literary Fiction, and Informational Texts.
Under each type of literature there are the genres:
-folktales: legends, fables, tall tales, myths, fairy tales, and lullabies
There are also the text features of each genre: main idea/detail and theme/plot.
This is such a great, visual tool to use before diving into a text!