Name: Fiction according to Wikipedia
Description: Wikipedia entry for fiction. Contains a brief description of various types of fiction including myth, fables, fairy tales. Also gives elements of fiction and definition including character, plot, setting, conflict, resolution.
Activity: 01 GLE: 07, 08a Type: Online Information Focus: Both
Name: Advanced Story Map
Description: Worksheet contains explicitly detailed questions about the various elements of a short story. Printable. Useful!
Activity: 03 GLE: 02a, 02b, 02c, 02d, 02e, 06, 07 Type: Handout Focus: Student
Name: Short Story Map
Description: Click on the thumbnail of the map to reveal the printable version.
Activity: 03 GLE: 20a, 20b, 20c, 20d, 20e, 06, 07 Type: Handout Focus: Student
Area: English Language Arts Grade: Grade 7 Unit: Unit 5: Fiction/Short Story
Name: Short Story Elements
Description: Very thorough descriptions of short story elements including plot, setting, conflict, character, point of view, theme. Site even goes into detail of different types of points of view, characters, themes, and all the details of a setting. Could use for notes or have students navigate themselves.
Activity: 03 GLE: 02a, 02b, 02c, 02d, 02e, 06, 07 Type: Online Information Focus: Both
Name: The Writing Project: Fictional Narrative
Description: Bookmark this site on classroom computers (or print it out) as a reminder of what students should include in their fictional narratives.
Activity: 07 GLE: 40b, 39c Type: Online Information Focus: Student
Name: First Personal Fictional Narrative
Description: Bookmark this site for students to use as a reference in steps to writing a personal narrative. Could be used for a true story or made up events. Also includes tips at the bottom that "super writers use", which include many elements of figurative language.
Activity: 07, 08 GLE: 18, 19, 20b, 38 Type: Online Information Focus: Student