This packet includes everything you need to teach Story Elements in your classroom.
This packet aligns with Common Core Reading Literature 1 for grades 2-5. There are MANY options and levels of difficulty included for you to choose which would work best with your kiddos! (Note: For 5th grade, this does not include inferencing.)
*PRINTABLE POSTERS with definitions and images to describe: story elements, characters, setting, plot, conflict, climax, resolution
*ANCHOR CHART printable headings and directions for re-usable classroom display (color or black and white)
*STUDENT REFERENCE HANDOUTS describing with story elements with definitions and images to describe: story elements, characters, setting, plot, conflict, climax, resolution (color or black and white, blank version for students to fill in, 4 options included based on how many elements you choose to study with your kiddos)
*STORY ELEMENT SORT ACTIVITY with 21 cards for 7 different stories for students to cut and sort based on identifying character, setting, and plot (includes self-checking answer codes and key)
*FOLDABLE FLAPBOOK TEMPLATES to be used with any story
*STORY ELEMENT QUESTION PROMPTS - 45 cards total: 15 unique question cards related to a story’s characters, 15 related to
setting, and 15 to plot. These question cards are intended to push students to think more considerately about the story.
*GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS to use with any story
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