Teaching story elements is a necessity when students are learning to read and write. This lesson is a great way to focus a student's attention on the details of a setting.
This unit includes:
-a poster that defines "setting"
-examples of settings and relevant questions to enhance the students' understanding
-drawing / sketching mental images
-emphasis on inferring and the use of context clues
-a grading rubric
-an answer key
Have fun with this unit and explore the many places that a story can take you!