A set of 12 task cards for primary students to use after reading a picture book.
Use these classroom task cards to help students recognize and analyze literary elements found in a literary text.
The set contains 12 cards, in five color-coded categories, exploring:
You may like to print the cards on cardstock and store them on a binder ring for your students to choose from. These activities can be completed in a reading center after a read aloud or listening to a book on tape, or as a whole class activity.
Use the drop-down menu to choose between the color or black and white PDF version or the google slide version.
Common Core Curriculum alignment
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
Recount stories, including fables and folktales from diverse cultures, and determine their central message, lesson, or moral.
Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events
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We have changed some of the questions to better align with the Common Core and TEKS curriculum. We have also added a Google slide version for this resource.
Change by Natalie Aug 29th, 2020
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