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Analyzing Story Structure
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The Secret Garden Characters
The Secret Garden Characters
Worksheet
The Secret Garden Characters
Explore characters in literature by extracting clues from this paragraph about one of the main Secret Garden characters: Miss Mary Lennox.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Heroes and Villains
Heroes and Villains
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Heroes and Villains
Help your growing reader understand characterization with this worksheet that asks her to identify the heroes and villains in the book she's reading.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Comparing Characters
Comparing Characters
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Comparing Characters
Comparing characters in books is a great way to learn more about them, and learn more about how important characters are to books.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Part 1: Making Connections with Texts
Part 1: Making Connections with Texts
Worksheet
Part 1: Making Connections with Texts
This resource helps ELs make strong connections with a simple fiction text. After reading a short story, students will think about how they can connect with the text and use sentence frames to explain their thinking.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Dracula
Dracula
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Dracula
Children revisit Bram Stoker's classic Dracula novel from the perspective of two other characters in this creative writing exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Who are the Key Characters?
Glossary: Who are the Key Characters?
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Glossary: Who are the Key Characters?
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Who are the Key Characters?
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Close Reading in Fiction
Close Reading in Fiction
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Close Reading in Fiction
Use this resource to practice close reading in a fictional text. Your students will look at the adjectives, adverbs, and verbs that give more details about the important story elements.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Point of View: My Family Reunion
Point of View: My Family Reunion
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Point of View: My Family Reunion
Who is telling the story? Words like I, me, she, and he can help figure this out! Use this exercise with your students to practice determining who is telling the story.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Selfish Giant
The Selfish Giant
Worksheet
The Selfish Giant
Is your kid struggling with reading comprehension? Try this short and sweet story from Oscar Wilde.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Character Paper Dolls
Character Paper Dolls
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Character Paper Dolls
After independent reading, check in to see how students are understanding what they read. Having students make character paper dolls is a fun way to assess their comprehension and bring the story to life!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Characters' Points of View
Characters' Points of View
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Characters' Points of View
It can be tricky to sort out different perspectives in a complex book! Use this activity to help your learner think about how two different characters feel about the same event or challenge.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Understanding Plot by Creating Your Own Story
Understanding Plot by Creating Your Own Story
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Understanding Plot by Creating Your Own Story
Complete the story by writing the main events.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Characters in Books
Characters in Books
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Characters in Books
Young readers practice analyzing characters in a work of fiction with this five-page reading comprehension worksheet.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Describe Character Actions with Subjects, Verbs, and Objects
Describe Character Actions with Subjects, Verbs, and Objects
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Describe Character Actions with Subjects, Verbs, and Objects
Use this resource to give your students practice using a simple sentence structure to describe characters, setting, and events.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Compare & Contrast Supporting Characters
Compare & Contrast Supporting Characters
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Compare & Contrast Supporting Characters
Main characters would be lost without their supporting characters! Use this reading comprehension worksheet to compare and contrast characters from classic novels using a graphic organizer and paragraph excerpts.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Rapunzel Story Map
Rapunzel Story Map
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Rapunzel Story Map
Have your little ones test their knowledge of "Rapunzel" with this whimsical story map, which includes space for them to write the problem, solution, setting, and more.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Story of Orion
The Story of Orion
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The Story of Orion
Here's a snapshot of the story of Orion. His tale makes for light reading and simple practice with story structure for kids.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The Sing Song of Old Man Kangaroo
The Sing Song of Old Man Kangaroo
Worksheet
The Sing Song of Old Man Kangaroo
Read about why kangaroos hop on two legs, in Rudyard Kipling's "The Sing Song of Old Kangaroo." Your kid will answer reading questions and color illustrations.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Feelings Map
Feelings Map
Worksheet
Feelings Map
One way to bring books to life for students is to have them empathize with one of the characters. This fun worksheet engages students in analyzing how a character’s feelings change over the course of the beginning, middle, and end of the book.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Character Reactions
Character Reactions
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Character Reactions
It's important for students to understand how characters and the storyline are interconnected. Help your students break down individual character responses to major story events with this graphic organizer.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Story Roadmap
Story Roadmap
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Story Roadmap
Let your students show you the way through a story of their choice using this fun road map! Your students will get to flex their reading comprehension muscles as they write about various story elements, including main characters, setting, and plot.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Develop Character and Setting
Develop Character and Setting
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Develop Character and Setting
Develop your students' writing skills with this character and setting worksheet!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Elements of Fairy Tales
Glossary: Elements of Fairy Tales
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Glossary: Elements of Fairy Tales
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Elements of Fairy Tales.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Discovering Character Traits
Glossary: Discovering Character Traits
Worksheet
Glossary: Discovering Character Traits
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Discovering Character Traits.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Finding the Details and Asking for Answers
Vocabulary Cards: Finding the Details and Asking for Answers
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Vocabulary Cards: Finding the Details and Asking for Answers
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Finding the Details and Asking for Answers.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet