Check out our blog post on Teaching Mood in Literature! www.rigorousowl.com and get great ideas!
Tone and Mood in Literature PowerPoint for students in grades 4-6! This 52-slide PowerPoint includes a matching handout. Introduces advanced mood and tone vocabulary, as well.
Mood and Tone - Make a copy of a page in their book and circle words that describe the tone. Illustrate the mood.
The first lines of a story set the mood and draw readers in. This infographic features first lines from some of the most famous books of all time.
Creativity 2.0: Tone and Mood in Literature - Moving Beyond Paragraphs
Tone + Mood in Literature - Moving Beyond Paragraphs (Photocopy a key page from a reading, let students draw over it for visual journals)
Free Graphic Organizers for Teaching Literature and Reading. 1 of the 10 free ones available here.
LION (2016) Dir. Garth Davis DOP: Greig Fraser. Not only is this little actor the cutest kid to hit the screen in 2016, but what an astounding performance he made in this film. Beautiful aerial shots of India as well.