Writing Realistic Fiction

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How to Analyze a Character
How to Analyze a Character
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How to Analyze a Character
Your students become masters at character analysis as they learn how to describe fictional characters by identifying traits and providing concrete evidence to support their thinking.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Writing: Create a Character
Writing: Create a Character
Lesson Plan
Writing: Create a Character
Your students will hone their creative writing skills as they design their own fictional characters. Use this lesson to introduce the concept of using key details and descriptive language during the prewriting phase of storytelling.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Exploring the Narrative
Exploring the Narrative
Lesson Plan
Exploring the Narrative
Teach your students to entertain readers with narrative writing. This lesson will help your students understand the genre, the different parts of a story, and elements such as character, setting, and conflict.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
What is a Narrative? Key Features
What is a Narrative? Key Features
Worksheet
What is a Narrative? Key Features
In this activity, students will consider the key features of a narrative, such as plot, setting, rising action, and characters.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Drawing Conclusions
Drawing Conclusions
Workbook
Drawing Conclusions
In this series of maps, charts and match-ups your child will learn to use his logic to read contextual clues and label the information. Every picture has a story to tell!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Fiction Genres Library Exploration
Fiction Genres Library Exploration
Lesson Plan
Fiction Genres Library Exploration
How familiar are your fourth graders with the fictional genres available in their class or school libraries? This lesson introduces them to many genres of fictional books so they can get off to a terrific start of fourth grade reading.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Crafting a Character
Crafting a Character
Lesson Plan
Crafting a Character
Your students will use a well-loved story to learn how to create their own detailed characters. This lesson focuses on understanding the pre-writing and planning phase of storytelling.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Pacing Strategies
Pacing Strategies
Lesson Plan
Pacing Strategies
Teach young writers some commonly used strategies to pace their narrative writing. Students will learn to use formatting, dialogue, and description to speed up or slow down their piece.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
What is a Narrative? Kinds of Narratives
What is a Narrative? Kinds of Narratives
Worksheet
What is a Narrative? Kinds of Narratives
In this activity, students will explore different kinds of narratives.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Match: Show Don’t Tell
Make a Match: Show Don’t Tell
Worksheet
Make a Match: Show Don’t Tell
Kids learn how to "show" instead of "tell" in their writing.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fifth Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 2
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Fifth Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 2
Substitutes can keep your students learning in your absence by using these engaging lessons, worksheets, and activities. In this one-day sub plan, students will fluently solve division problems, write a fictional piece, and read fictional stories closely.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Drawing Conclusions
Drawing Conclusions
Worksheet
Drawing Conclusions
Time to play detective! Can you describe what happened int his scene, just by looking at the picture? Practice making inferences by looking at context.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Making It Real
Making It Real
Lesson Plan
Making It Real
Real-life connections are made in this realistic writing lesson. Students will explore differences between fantasy and realistic fiction, using trade books as a model for their own writing.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Somebody Killed Mr. Boddy
Somebody Killed Mr. Boddy
Lesson Plan
Somebody Killed Mr. Boddy
Guide your students into writing a narrative based on the game Clue that details who the murderer is and why the murderer may have killed Mr. Boddy.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Photo Captions
Photo Captions
Worksheet
Photo Captions
Follow Chuck on vacation by looking at the pictures he took! What is he doing in each picture? Use your imagination and creativity to write captions for each.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
My Story's Characters
My Story's Characters
Worksheet
My Story's Characters
Characters are at the very center of any story, and learning how to create dynamic characters is essential for budding writers. Your students can use this handy organizer to plan rich character development in their creative writing.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Story Mountain Prewriting
Story Mountain Prewriting
Worksheet
Story Mountain Prewriting
Young writers will traverse the story mountain to create a narrative plot of their own! Students will consider various story elements, including characters, setting, climax, problem, and solution with this great visual aid.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Realistic Fiction Writing Assessment
Realistic Fiction Writing Assessment
Worksheet
Realistic Fiction Writing Assessment
This assessment will illustrate your students’ writing abilities within the realistic fiction writing genre.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Realistic Writing
Realistic Writing
Worksheet
Realistic Writing
Give your students practice bringing their stories to life as they write realistic fiction!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write Your Main Character
Write Your Main Character
Worksheet
Write Your Main Character
Students answer key questions about their main character to develop details in this pre-writing worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
My Writing Goals
My Writing Goals
Worksheet
My Writing Goals
Use this handy worksheet to help your students (and you!) keep track of their writing goals. Refer to the goals during writing workshop conferences, and be sure to have students add to them and revise them as needed.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Story Mountain Realistic Fiction Graphic Organizer
Story Mountain Realistic Fiction Graphic Organizer
Worksheet
Story Mountain Realistic Fiction Graphic Organizer
Kids plot out a realistic fiction story with this graphic organizer.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make It Realistic!
Make It Realistic!
Worksheet
Make It Realistic!
With this writing worksheet, challenge students to turn imaginary details into realistic details that could fit into a story.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Time Transition Word Sort
Time Transition Word Sort
Worksheet
Time Transition Word Sort
Noticing too many “thens” in student narratives? Use this transition word sort activity to get kids thinking about different time transitions in their writing.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Could It Happen?
Could It Happen?
Worksheet
Could It Happen?
What is real and what is imaginary? Give your students practice differentiating between realistic and imaginary details.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet