Story Elements Posters - Mini Anchor Charts for Word Walls and Reference Cards

Rated 4.8 out of 5, based on 105 reviews
105 Ratings
Rachel Lynette
Grade Levels
2nd - 6th
Formats Included
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10 Posters + Extra Resources
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What educators are saying

Great resource. Very detailed with the descriptions of each of the elements. It helped to break down the concepts for struggling students.
This was just what I was looking for. I love the illustrations to help children understand the story element. Perfect to accompany any trade book or reading series.
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These fictional story elements posters and student reference cards are great for supporting student comprehension. Use these 10 literary story elements posters for anchor charts, word walls, classroom decor, and more! The student reference cards are perfect addition to your readers' notebooks.



  • 10 Posters
    • Black-line
    • Color
  • 10 Reference Cards (prints 4 to a page)
    • Black-line
    • Color


  • Google Slideshow


  • Digital or Print
  • Reference Cards
  • Anchor Charts

Great for 3rd, 4th, 5th, or 6th grade! 


This resource is part of a money-saving bundle!

This bundle includes these resources:

NOTE: This resource uses American English and is not editable. 

Included Posters

  • Summary – Setting, Character, Conflict, Resolution, Theme
  • Summary – Setting, Character, Conflict, Key Events Resolution, Theme
  • Summary – with examples (chart formatted)
  • Summary – with examples, includes key events (puzzle piece formatted)
  • Setting
  • Characters
  • Conflict
  • Key Events
  • Resolution
  • Theme

Teacher Tip

Here’s what teachers are saying:

✏️ "I used these resources to make an anchor chart for the classroom. Love the visuals on the posters to reinforce the concepts." -Katheryn R.

✏️ "My students loved this over summer school! It was a very helpful tool to give them as part of their story elements packet! The pictures are extremely helpful too!" -Emily C.

✏️ "Posters are colorful and great to use in the classroom and during virtual learning. My students were able to use them as anchor charts that they could look back to if they needed help remembering key vocabulary." -Darla V.



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About the Author

Rachel Lynette is a published author of over 120 nonfiction books for children on a variety of subjects, as well as several teacher resource books. She has written for publishers such as Harcourt, Thompson-Gale, Rosen, Children’s Press, Evan-Moor, Kagan, and several others. This resource reflects more than a decade of professional writing experience.

Terms of Use

This resource was created by Rachel Lynette and Cassi Noack for Minds in Bloom INC., all rights reserved. It may be used by the original purchaser for single class use only. Teachers may distribute this product in email, through google classroom or over the Internet to their students (and parents) as long as the site is password protected. In other words, you may distribute it to your own students, but may not put it on the Internet where it could be publicly found and downloaded. 

If you want to share this resource with colleagues, please purchase additional licenses from TpT. Thank you for respecting these terms of use.

This product is happily brought to you by Rachel Lynette and Cassi Noack of Minds in Bloom

SKU: 3779824

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10 Posters + Extra Resources
Answer Key
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