Setting is more than just when and where a story takes place. Because it is often left to the readers to uncover the setting for themselves, it makes sense to encourage students to study the details of any place or time.
This unit contains some simple and playful exercises designed to get students to explore setting in literature. Use one or all.
Using Your Five Senses
Setting Brainstorm Teacher Page
Setting Brainstorm Student Handout
A Student Creative Writing Assignment Using Setting
Another handy "What's That?" tool to make your day easier from CK Teaching Aids.