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Character and setting

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Build schema by brainstorming characters and settings they know. Great for story writing and story maps.

I’m back from my little hiatus, and we are LOVING our new home!!!! My life has been absolute CRAZY TOWN, and I really haven’t taken enough pictures lately. Honestly, snapping photos has been the absolute last thing on my mind. I did manage to capture a few snippets of our classroom activities though. We have …

interactive anchor chart for character emotions and the words or phrases that helped us identify the character's emotions - Learn all about difference between anchor charts and posters, and get FREE printables and graphic organizers that go wtih the anchor charts featured in the post!

interactive anchor chart for character emotions and the words or phrases that helped us identify the character's emotions - Learn all about difference between anchor charts and posters, and get FREE printables and graphic organizers that go wtih the anchor charts featured in the post!

Character or Setting freebies!  Sorting cards and "round the room" activity!

We started the year with a new idea for our Language Arts. We are doing themes this year, which I just LOVE! We started out the year with Kevin Henkes. {More will be coming soon about that! I have a packet created, it just needs the finishing "TPT" touches when I can find the time...} I quickly realized that my kiddos were having a difficult time with the words "Character" and "Setting." I whipped these up and the kids had a blast! You can pick up a copy of these activities on the For Fans…

Character or Setting? {A freebie!  YAY!}

We started the year with a new idea for our Language Arts. We are doing themes this year, which I just LOVE! We started out the year with Kevin Henkes. {More will be coming soon about that! I have a packet created, it just needs the finishing "TPT" touches when I can find the time...} I quickly realized that my kiddos were having a difficult time with the words "Character" and "Setting." I whipped these up and the kids had a blast! You can pick up a copy of these activities on the For Fans…

Characters and Setting

I love teaching story elements like characters and settings in first grade. Why are story elements so key at this age? Well, I have come to realize over the years that if I want to make good writers, learning story elements along the way helps them bloom into wonderful authors.

Using Animated Shorts to Teach Characters and Settings

If you are looking to add some high interest activities for teaching characters and settings, try using the animated short Geri’s Game.

What's the Setting - Story Elements Printable Reading Skills Worksheet. In this worksheet, students read 4 different passages and write the setting (time and place) for each of the passages. This story elements worksheet is ideal for 3rd and 4th grade but can be used where appropriate.

What's the Setting - Story Elements Printable Reading Skills Worksheet. In this worksheet, students read 4 different passages and write the setting (time and place) for each of the passages. This story elements worksheet is ideal for 3rd and 4th grade but can be used where appropriate.

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Our wounds shape the contour of our character and set us on a path to healing.
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Hampton Court Palace figures prominently in the 4th book in my cozy mystery series, Mistletoe and Mayhem: Yuletide at Castlewood Manor. I can just imagine Gemma and Kyle walking these paths!
With characters and settings nostalgically reminiscent of classics like Wind in the Willows and Frog and Toad, the Badger and Skunk books are stories about seeing the best, getting along with others, and finding joy in life. #instagood #happy #story #storytelling #instadaily #happiness #inspiration #fun #animals #nostalgic #nostalgia #classics #timeless #classic #classy #windinthewillows #frogandtoad #badger #wildlife #animal #skunk #stories