This bundle contains the following SIX resources:
Teaching ThemeTeaching Character TraitsTeaching Story ElementsTeaching Story StructureTeaching Drawing ConclusionsTeaching Point of View
Here's a breakdown of each resource:
Teaching Point of View
You'll get 5 different stories that have 2 passages about each with alternating points of view
Finals-told from star soccer player Nick's point of view and his opponent Stephan's point of view
The Brown Family Ski Trip- told from Cameron's point of view and his sister Lacey's point of view
High Stakes Cupcakes- told from aspiring baker Samantha's point of view and her enemy Susie's point of view
Megan's Babysitting Adventure- told from first time babysitter Megan's point of view and Daniel's -the child she's babysitting- point of view
Scary Movie Memories- told from Frank's point of view and his friend, Ryan's point of view
You'll also get TBE questions for each story and point of view- perfect for small group work!
Discussion Questions for each story and point of view are also included. This covers the common core standard (RL.4.6,5.6,6.6) perfectly!
A graphic organizer is also included!
Teaching Story Structure
Looking for activities for teaching story structure? This resource has you covered! Make learning how to identify the beginning, rising action, climax, falling action, and resolution of a story easy! This resource contains the following:
-5 practice passages for identifying story structure
- Story Structure posters (both color and B/W)
- Interactive Notebook printables
- Graphic organizers to use with any store for identifying story structure
Teaching Story Elements
This resource includes everything you need to teach the five story elements: Character, Setting, Plot, Conflict, and Theme. In this unit you'll get the following activities and resources:
-2 different interactive notebook printables, including a foldable activity that doubles as a study guide.
- posters to serve as visual aids during the duration of the lesson. A colored version is included, as well as a Black and White option to save on ink.
- A matching activity that can be used as a whole group introduction to the lesson or in guided reading
- 5 fiction passages written for identifying the 5 story elements.
- A graphic organizer to use with the passages
- Theme cards for matching the theme of the 5 passages to be used for Tier groups/ strugglers...great for differentiation!
Do your kids have trouble with identifying the theme of a story? This resource included 10 fiction passages written specifically for students to learn theme of fiction texts. A recording sheet is included, as well as a thinking mat. This resource can be used in a number of different ways such as whole group, small group, guided reading, group work, etc.
Teaching Character Traits
Looking for a great way to teach character traits? This unit provides additional practice in identifying character traits and backing them up with evidence from the text. Here's what's included in this unit:
-10 passages, featuring real photographs that serve as a visual aid
-trait vocabulary cards for over 50 traits!
-instructions on how to use this as a whole group lesson in your classroom!
Teaching Drawing Conclusions
This resource includes 10 fiction passages written specifically for students to draw conclusions about certain events/situations/characters. A recording sheet is included, as well as a thinking mat. This resource can be used in a number of different ways such as whole group, small group, guided reading, group work, etc.
This bundle is valued at $45