Narrative Story Elements Powerpoint


Title:
Narrative Story Elements PowerPoint
Subject:
Language Arts
Grade:
3-6
Time Frame:
3-4 days
Summary:
Groups of 3-4 will read a short picture book or story from Houghten Mifflen or from personal library. Students will create a powerpoint presentation that shows the main story elements of their story (Title/author/illustrator, setting, characters, problem/solution) and then a review from the group.
Tasks:
1) Show the Powerpoint (either design or plain one) and go through each slide explaining each story element.
2) Group students into groups or 2-3
3) Give each group a book or story (leveled readers from H.M. are great to use). Each group will read the story and create a powerpoint explaining each story element.
4) Share the powerpoints! You can create a wiki page or post them to another website if you'd like.
Objectives:

Assessment:
Use slide printout to check off that each group has each slide element. You can also use the discussion rubric for group work skills.
Resources:
Examples:

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Interdependence Elements dr14bps dr14bps 0 167 Feb 11, 2010 by dr14bps dr14bps
Elements of Interdependence vp01bps vp01bps 2 833 Feb 8, 2010 by jr12bps jr12bps
Suggestion/Response rf02bps rf02bps 0 111 Dec 8, 2009 by rf02bps rf02bps
feedback dl06bps dl06bps 0 133 Dec 8, 2009 by dl06bps dl06bps