Characters, Setting and Events in Fiction Texts Resources

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Reader’s Theater: My Special Valentine
Reader’s Theater: My Special Valentine
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Reader’s Theater: My Special Valentine
Use this Valentine's Day reader's theater script to engage students as they practice reading fluently.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Comparing Characters: Haunted Hotel
Comparing Characters: Haunted Hotel
Worksheet
Comparing Characters: Haunted Hotel
Use this worksheet to show how to compare characters’ thoughts and actions.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Elements of Fairy Tales
Glossary: Elements of Fairy Tales
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Glossary: Elements of Fairy Tales
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Elements of Fairy Tales.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Page 5
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Page 5
Worksheet
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Page 5
In this scene from A Kidnapped Santa Claus, the reader sees the fairies delivering toys to the boys and girls of the world on Christmas Eve.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Aunt Em
Aunt Em
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Aunt Em
Use this passage as an opportunity to work on reading comprehension, and explore Aunt Em's character inside and out.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: 4th of July
Reader’s Theater: 4th of July
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Reader’s Theater: 4th of July
Use this Reader’s Theater script to engage your students as they practice reading with expression and accuracy. Your students will work on their fluency and then complete comprehension activities.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Craft Stick Story Elements
Craft Stick Story Elements
Lesson Plan
Craft Stick Story Elements
This comprehensive overview of story elements will definitely leave students with a better understanding of author's purpose, character traits, sequence, and main idea. It features the acclaimed Leo the Late Bloomer by Robert Kraus.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Glossary: Who are the Key Characters?
Glossary: Who are the Key Characters?
Worksheet
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: Learn Story Elements
Vocabulary Cards: Learn Story Elements
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Learn Story Elements
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Learn Story Elements.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Looking at Character Actions
Looking at Character Actions
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Looking at Character Actions
Use this resource to teach your students to pick out character actions from the text as they answer questions.
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Page 7
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Page 7
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A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Page 7
Find out what happens in this final page of "A Kidnapped Santa Claus", by L. Frank Baum, the author of Wizard of Oz.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Sweet Soup
The Sweet Soup
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The Sweet Soup
Read the story of the magical soup pot, then answer two reading comprehension questions.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Cinderella Story Map
Cinderella Story Map
Worksheet
Cinderella Story Map
This Cinderella story map is ready to keep the details of a classic and beloved fairy tale in order. As your child thinks of who is in the story, and…
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Story Mapping
Story Mapping
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Story Mapping
We all love a good story, but sometimes it's hard to keep track of what's important. Teach your kid how to map a story with this fun and engaging worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Map a Story
Glossary: Map a Story
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Glossary: Map a Story
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Map a Story.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed
Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed
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Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed
Everyone loves this silly classic! Read the poem, then answer a question at the end.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Finding the Key Details
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
Worksheet
Cool Bookmarks 1
Cool Bookmarks 1
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Cool Bookmarks 1
Add some fun to the old-fashioned placeholder with this bookmark! Your child answers a few questions and makes the bookmark, and the experience, all her own!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Character Comparison
Character Comparison
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Character Comparison
Your 2nd grader can use this Venn diagram to list traits of his favorite book characters. Help her expand her vocabulary with new, descriptive words.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Cinderella: Your Version
Cinderella: Your Version
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Cinderella: Your Version
We all know the classic fairy tale, and now you have a chance to put your own spin on the story of Cinderella! Your kids can let their imaginations take flight as they add their own plot twists and illustrations to the beloved story.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Understanding Plot by Creating Your Own Story
Understanding Plot by Creating Your Own Story
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Understanding Plot by Creating Your Own Story
Complete the story by writing the main events.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Character Paper Dolls
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
Worksheet
Glossary: Scary Story Elements
Glossary: Scary Story Elements
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Glossary: Scary Story Elements
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Scary Story Elements.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Heroes and Villains
Heroes and Villains
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Heroes and Villains
Help your growing reader understand characterization with this worksheet that asks her to identify the heroes and villains in the book she's reading.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Discovering Character Traits
Glossary: Discovering Character Traits
Worksheet
Glossary: Discovering Character Traits
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Discovering Character Traits.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Characters, Setting and Events in Fiction Texts Resources

Students will discover the importance of characters, settings, and events in text through these resources. Short blocks of text followed by comprehensive questions help teach your student what to look for in text and why it is important. Lesson plans and activities make the lesson complete and unforgettable. Get more practice with our answering questions with evidence resources.

Characters, Setting, and Events in Fiction Texts Resources

Characters, setting, and events all work together to form great stories. Characters drive the story forward while the setting sets the entire atmosphere and tone to a story. Characters and setting interact to create events. Throughout elementary education, young learners will investigate these elements of narrative writing.

Character Changes Order is a printable worksheet that looks at how people in a story change over time. Graphic Organizer: Problem & Solution is an assignment on how characters overcome (or don't overcome) a challenge. There are also many lesson plans that examine character, setting, and events. Identifying Character Traits looks at textual evidence to support a claim behind determining a person's nature and personality. There are plenty of printable workbooks that include a multitude of worksheets, prompts, and other lessons. Students will have a strong sense of how these features of storytelling interact with one another to create an engaging read to the very last page with Education.com's tools on characters, setting, and events in fiction texts.