analyze plot elements, including rising action, climax, falling action, resolution, and non-linear elements such as flashback;
Familiarize students with finding the 5 elements of plot in a literary text.
A template for students to use when planning the plot structure of a narrative text.
Teach them to your students with a Plot Elements Teaching presentation.
Using the companion text “The Gift of the Magi” by O. Henry, students will diagram the narrative structure of the story on the included plot elements worksheet.
A 76-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A fun reading comprehension game to play after reading a fictional text.
A comprehension worksheet paired with a literary text about a princess who demands to hear the loudest sound in the world.
A comprehension worksheet paired with a narrative text.
A narrative about a little boy and a curious creature with accompanying comprehension task cards.
A plot diagram for students to refer to when planning narrative writing.
A set of 30 literature tasks to assist your students with examining and responding to literature.