This fourteen-page fiction pack contains graphic organizers and formats for the following adventures in fiction:
*Main Character Traits Map
-Identify the traits, actions, feelings, and motivations of the main character and support them with evidence from the text
*Main Character Circle Map
-Use text evidence to think about what the main character wants, feels, wishes, and doesn't like.
*Character Relationships Map
- Identify other characters the main character interacts with and describe their relationship, using text evidence.
*Character Change Map
-Describe the character at the beginning, identify a major event that causes the character to change, and describe the character at the end.
*Character “I Am” Poem Format
-Write an "I Am" poem from the main character's perspective
*Characteristics of Setting Map
-Identify the setting using evidence about four characteristics: place, time, tone, and culture
*Theme with Text Evidence Map
-Use evidence from the text to identify the theme
*Story Organizer: Story Elements
-Identify the story elements of your fiction story (main character, supporting characters, setting, problem, resolution, theme)
*Fiction Story Map (Freytag’s Pyramid)
-Record important events and details from the story and identify what role they play in telling a story
*Sequence of Events (First, Next, Finally)
-Simple organizer to record three main events
*Sequencing Sketches Map
-Sketch and write about six main events in the story
*Sequence of Story Elements
-Slightly more challenging recording sheet to identify the story elements and record them in sequence (Main Character, Supporting Characters, Setting, Problem & Solution)
-Four questions with space to respond to get kids thinking about fiction in different ways.