This SMARTboard lesson will give your students the key to understanding narrative text and look at plot, theme, characters, events, and how they relate. Use as one lesson to introduce or review narrative text or use as several mini-lessons. Take time to explore the structures and elements for a deeper understanding that will transfer to their writing. Structures include plot, setting, character, theme, conflict, literary devices, dialogue, rising action, climax, and resolution. MUST have SMART Notebook software to download and use this lesson.