Use this chart and set of notes to help students differentiate between many of the classic genres. Students will list key characteristics of several genres to help them distinguish one from another. A great in class discussion tool as well as a great way to review and study for a test on this material. The Genres covered in this product include: Realistic Fiction, Historical Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Fairy Tale, Mythology, Mystery, Tall Tale, Folklore, Humor, Horror, Autobiography, Biography, Memoir, Informational, and Poetry. This product comes with a blank chart for students to complete as well as a completed chart for the teacher and students who were gone during the notetaking day.