This Story Elements Package
contains both the PowerPoint and the Worksheet Set to introduce and practice the skills needed to understand story elements including characterization, setting, plot, conflict, and theme with a variety of reading activities.
You can see each of the resources included in this bundle by clicking on their individual listings here:
Story Elements Worksheet Set
Story Elements – Explanations, Examples, and Practice PowerPoint
The PowerPoint presentation introduces and expands on the basic story elements of character and characterization, setting, plot, conflict and resolution, and theme. This PowerPoint presentation explains each concept in a clear and easily understandable way. Examples relate the story elements to well-known literature, and students are invited to think of the story elements in stories that they have read as well. Student activities are included as well as a review of all of the story elements at the end.
The worksheet set consists of lots of well-designed reproducibles for working with any story! All of the following are included in this file:
Character Traits Chart
Character Traits List
Picture a Character
Character Web and Setting Chart
Conflicts – Internal or External
Conflicts – Identify the Types
Conflicts – Protagonists and Antagonists
Theme – Aesop’s Fables
Story Elements – Putting It All Together
Story Elements Chart
For additional reading skill resources, see: Reading Skills.
Clip art by Dorky Doodles
From Classroom in the Middle