Literary Elements Activities, Literary Elements Graphic Organizers

Grade Levels
4th - 8th, Homeschool
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These fiction graphic organizers focus on 5 different literary elements.






Students organize their reading responses in a meaningful, engaging, and interactive way.

There are two pages with movable pieces for students to match the literary elements/terms with the definitions.

These fiction graphic organizers can be used with any fictional text. Google slides were used to create the notebook format. The digital version is set up both as an interactive notebook format and as separate slide documents. There are 9 printable graphic organizers and 9 digital slides.

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20 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Analyze how a particular sentence, chapter, scene, or stanza fits into the overall structure of a text and contributes to the development of the theme, setting, or plot.
Describe how a particular story’s or drama’s plot unfolds in a series of episodes as well as how the characters respond or change as the plot moves toward a resolution.
Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Explain how a series of chapters, scenes, or stanzas fits together to provide the overall structure of a particular story, drama, or poem.
Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., how characters interact).


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