RL.1.3 Worksheets

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.1.3

:
"Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details."

These worksheets can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Become a Character Detective
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Become a Character Detective
Help students practice close reading with this character detective worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fairy Tale Graphic Organizer
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Fairy Tale Graphic Organizer
The next time you're having story time, be sure to use this fairy tale graphic organizer to boost comprehension!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Ugly Duckling Story
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The Ugly Duckling Story
Test comprehension with this fairy tale jumble! Put "The Ugly Duckling" story scenes back in order.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Princess and the Pea Story
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The Princess and the Pea Story
Oh no! The Princess and the Pea story has gotten all mixed up. Can you put the story in the right order?
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Using Evidence to Analyze a Character
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Vocabulary Cards: Using Evidence to Analyze a Character
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Using Evidence to Analyze a Character.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Putting it Together to Find the Main Idea
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Glossary: Putting it Together to Find the Main Idea
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Putting it Together to Find the Main Idea.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Vocabulary Cards: Putting it Together to Find the Main Idea
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Putting it Together to Find the Main Idea
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Putting it Together to Find the Main Idea.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Using Evidence to Analyze a Character
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Glossary: Using Evidence to Analyze a Character
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Using Evidence to Analyze a Character.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Character Puppets
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Character Puppets
Bring books to life by having students create their very own character puppets! When they're finished, students can use the puppets to act out their favorite scenes.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What Would the Character Do?
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What Would the Character Do?
Bring story characters to life by having your students imagine them in real life scenarios. In this creative activity, students will seek to analyze their favorite characters by thinking about how each one would react in different situations.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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You Are a Character!
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You Are a Character!
What better way to learn about characters in stories than to become one? In this activity, students take on the role of a character as they act out scenes with a partner.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Learn Story Elements
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Vocabulary Cards: Learn Story Elements
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Learn Story Elements.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Learn Story Elements
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Glossary: Learn Story Elements
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Learn Story Elements.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Glossary: Who are the Key Characters?
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Glossary: Who are the Key Characters?
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Who are the Key Characters?
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Who are the Key Characters?
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Who are the Key Characters?
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Who are the Key Characters?
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Story Elements Map
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Story Elements Map
This story map will help organize students' retelling of stories while reinforcing the concepts of sequencing, main idea, character traits, and setting.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Stone Soup Story
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Stone Soup Story
It looks like someone's jumbled up this story! Kids will love putting this Stone Soup story back together, a great reading comprehension exercise.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Feelings Map
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Feelings Map
One way to bring books to life for students is to have them empathize with one of the characters. This fun worksheet engages students in analyzing how a character’s feelings change over the course of the beginning, middle, and end of the book.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Finding the Key Details
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Glossary: Finding the Key Details
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Finding the Key Details.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Finding the Details and Asking for Answers
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Finding the Details and Asking for Answers
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Finding the Details and Asking for Answers.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Finding the Details and Asking for Answers
Worksheet
Glossary: Finding the Details and Asking for Answers
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Finding the Details and Asking for Answers.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Vocabulary Cards: Finding the Key Details
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Finding the Key Details
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Finding the Key Details.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Who, What, Where
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Who, What, Where
What happened in the story? Use this helpful graphic organizer to capture the characters, setting, and important events in a fiction text.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Set the Scene
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Set the Scene
Being able to identify when and where a story takes place is an important skill for young readers. After reading fiction books, check students’ comprehension by having them draw the setting of the story in this fun reading comprehension activity.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Question Keeper
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Question Keeper
As students begin to read independently, they may have questions about what they read. These questions should be encouraged! Have students record their questions about their reading or any unknown words on this graphic organizer.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Character Paper Dolls
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Character Paper Dolls
After independent reading, check in to see how students are understanding what they read. Having students make character paper dolls is a fun way to assess their comprehension and bring the story to life!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Story Map
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Story Map
Use this graphic organizer to have students write words or draw pictures to complete the story map.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
See, Hear, Feel, Think
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See, Hear, Feel, Think
Who says history is boring? This fun activity takes the ZZZs out of textbook history and brings it to life.
1st grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Jack and the Beanstalk Story Map
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Jack and the Beanstalk Story Map
Fill in this story map to organize the details of the Jack and the Beanstalk story.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Rumpelstiltskin Story
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Rumpelstiltskin Story
How well do you know the Rumpelstiltskin story? Hone comprehension skills with this fun fairy tale mix up.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

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