logging in or signing up Genre Powerpoint aSGuest37903 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 2825 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (2) Dislike it (0) Added: February 11, 2010 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 1 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Genres and literature : Genres and literature When you speak about genre and literature, genre means a category, or kind of story. All categories of books or stories can be called either fiction or non-fiction. : All categories of books or stories can be called either fiction or non-fiction. Fiction a made up story can tell about things that could happen is read for fun characters may be like real people or imaginary Non-Fiction has facts that can be checked and proven the author is an expert on this information it IS TRUE! Genre : Genre There are many categories of stories and books Here are some of the common ones: Realistic fiction Historical fiction Science fiction Fantasy Informational Biography Autobiography Poetry GenreThese are the choices we will be focusing on throughout the WebQuest : GenreThese are the choices we will be focusing on throughout the WebQuest Realistic fiction Fantasy Poetry Traditional literature Informational Realistic fiction : Realistic fiction can be based on a real story characters act like real people character tries to solve a problem story could happen in real life some events are historically accurate character’s feelings and behaviors are like real life Fantasy : Fantasy Animal characters may act like people characters may have special powers characters may be imaginary beings setting may be in another time (future) usually has a good vs. evil conflict may use scientific principles not yet available or discovered Poetry : Poetry page format may look different than other books may have rhythm (beat) may rhyme imaginative and creative uses describing or exciting words tells a story in verse Informational : Informational Tells facts that can be looked-up or proven tells about real events characters have really lived may have maps, diagrams and illustrations to explain the facts author is an expert on the subject Traditional Literature : Traditional Literature tells about the great deeds of a person who may have lived may exaggerate a person’s bravery or powers probably a long ago setting story may be considered a part of the history and culture of a group of people magic may be used to solve a problem a lesson can be learned from the story The End! : The End! -Now you can go back to the WebQuest and see what your next task is that you need to complete! You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.