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5th Grade - Literary Genres

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Distinguish among various literary genres (e.g., poetry, drama, letters, ads, historical fiction, biographies, autobiographies). SPI 0501.8.3


Links verified on 11/29/2013


  1. Analyzing Poetry Tips - The elements of analyzing poetry listed at this site will help you identify the meaning through its parts and give a sense of interpreting a poem.
  2. Cavalier Poetry and Drama - introduction to the literary movement that flourished from 1625 to 1649
  3. The Difference between a story and a play - [designed for grade 3] visual graph displaying the differences
  4. The difference between nonfiction and fiction - a ThinkQuest entry designed by students
  5. Elements of Drama - A graphic organizer to fill in the elements of a drama An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format
  6. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessonsFolk Tales - [designed for grade 3] learn to recognize the features of folk tales
  7. Genre, audience and purpose - How to be clear bout the type of writing you are working towards.
  8. Genre Definitions - a list of genres appropriate for K-12 and their definitions.
  9. Genre Lessons - A list of lessons that teach genre writing.
  10. Gothic, Novel, and Romance: Brief Definitions - explanations and examples of these types of literature.
  11. Literature as a Jumping Off Point for Nonfiction Inquiry - lesson plan - invite students to read across genres and content areas, a practice that often leads to varied forms of writing A lesson plan can be found at this site
  12. A PowerPoint show related to this standardAn Overview of Poetry - various parts of poetry
  13. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessonsPoetic Devices - a classroom sign about the forms of poetic devices [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.] An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format This link includes something for the teacher to print
  14. Poetry Co-op - lesson plan - cooperative learning groups and poetry A lesson plan can be found at this site
  15. Poetry General Knowledge Quiz - ten multiple-choice questions This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  16. Poetry - How To Read a Poem - A short list of tips that will make it a whole lot more enjoyable.
  17. Poetry Interpretation and Figurative Language - Lesson plan; In this poetry unit students read, analyze, and compare poetry. [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.] An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format This link includes something for the teacher to print A lesson plan can be found at this site
  18. Poetry Writing Practice - worksheet on forms of language An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format This link includes something for the teacher to print
  19. Select List of Literary Genres - A guide for students.
  20. The Short Story: Read to Write - lesson and activities A lesson plan can be found at this site
  21. Understanding and Writing Poetry - lesson plan; Students will develop an understanding of poetry by reading poems by others and then writing poems themselves.A lesson plan can be found at this site
  22. Using Snowflake Bentley as a Framing Text for Multi genre Writing - lesson plan - students will create a working definition of multi genre. Then, using that knowledge, they will work together to create their own multi genre piece about winter, using Snowflake Bentley as a model. A lesson plan can be found at this site
  23. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons You Can Read a Poem - Resource for the Teacher: Elaborated Guidelines; what to look for and how to look for it.
  24. The Works of Robert Herrick - poems to be read online
  25. Writing genres - A list of many different forms of writing, and methods of teaching genre writing.



A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

 

 

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