A way to organize your literature curriculum: Genres.... "Knowledge of different genres gives students useful schemata-frameworks for understanding born of prior knowledge and experience-for story types" (Lynch-Brown, Short, & Tomlinson, p. 247).
Books for Teaching Fantasy** Genre Study for Primary Students-Book recommendations, hands-on activities, Journaling notebook, assessment and a FREEBIE!
Genre Activities... FREE Printables! More
Miller Jan 30 - The Book Bug: Genre of the Month -- Another wonderful idea to encourage students to try new types of books.
Lesson ideas for teaching reading through genre study. Teaching students how to navigate and comprehend different genres through anchor charts, responses, and activities.
This is an anchor chart about the features of fables.This comes from a fable genre study packet with activities that work with any fable:Fable Genre Study Packet
genre matching freebie
3rd Grade Thoughts: Sorting Books by Genre + Freebie
Books for teaching Realistic Fiction **Genre Study for Primary Students-Book recommendations, hands-on activities, Journaling notebook, assessment and a FREEBIE!