Studying the story elements and structure of fiction is an important way to deepen students’ reading comprehension because it helps them understand what is happening and why. It's critical to understand fiction story elements and how they are related.
Direct instruction of fiction story elements and text structure helps students understand that a fiction text has a series of events that lead to a problem/ solution with strong characters that drive the story. Teaching students to recognize common text structures can help students monitor their comprehension.
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