This STORY ELEMENTS teaching unit includes EVERYTHING you need to teach your students about the element of "Setting" in reading and writing.
It will dramatically enhance your students' comprehension and writing ability. ***YOU WILL NOT BELIEVE THE DIFFERENCE!!
Includes COMMON CORE ALIGNMENT for grades K, 1, and 2.
In addition, this unit has a built in component designed to improve oral language ability which directly impacts student comprehension and writing abilities.
Here's what's included:
+Story element poster providing the definition of setting.
+ Lesson Plans - 4 one-week plans designed to teach students what a setting is and how to use describing words to develop a good setting in their writing. Includes literature-based mini lessons and practice writing assignments.
+Practice writing assignments - Scaffolded writing assignments where students practice using describing words to develop a good setting.
+Interactive Power Point Presentation - Designed to teach the element of setting and provide opportunities to practice identifying and describing settings in stories.
+Teaching Cards - Includes 4 types of settings and 4 different ways to describe a setting.
+Oral Language Touch Mat - Our own personal creation for developing oral language PRIOR to any writing assignment. It allows students to practice developing a setting before they ever pick up a pencil. THIS MAKES ALL THE DIFFERENCE.
+28 Setting Picture Cards with labels
+50 Describing word cards
Can be used as a stand alone unit or as a companion unit to our Rocky Raccoon Beanie Baby Unit
Check out all 6 of our Story Elements Comprehension Through Writing Units.
All units are available in our **BUNDLE** at a fraction of the cost!!
*Character and Setting BUNDLE
*Problem and Solution BUNDLE
*STORY ELEMENTS SUPER BUNDLE W/ Bonus Creative Writing File: Narrative