Fiction versus NonfictionBy Mrs. Knapp : 3rd grade Genre Identification
Standard 4 – Students will use literary knowledge accessed through print and visual media to connect self to society and culture.
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4.2b (K–4) Understand the differences between genres […] Fiction versus NonfictionBy Mrs. Knapp What is genre? : What is genre? It is a style of expressing yourself in writing.
For example: Fiction and Nonfiction Home What is fiction? : What is fiction? Books that are made up by the author, or are not true, are fiction. Click here for fiction examples Move on to nonfiction Fictional Literature : Fictional Literature Fiction books this way Back Fictional Books : Fictional Books Back to What is fiction? What is nonfiction? : What is nonfiction? Books that are nonfiction, or true, are about real things, people, places or events Click here for nonfiction examples Move on to Compare and Contrast Nonfiction Text : Nonfiction Text Back Nonfiction works this way Nonfictional Works : Nonfictional Works Back to What is nonfiction? Compare and Contrast : Compare and Contrast Similarities Differences Similarities-what they both haveFiction & Nonfiction : Similarities-what they both haveFiction & Nonfiction Back Differences-unique to the genre : Differences-unique to the genre Fiction Nonfiction Lesson Review Fiction Genre : Fiction Genre Can be realistic and contain facts, but not true. Fiction Genre : Fiction Genre The story isn’t true.
It is make-believe. Fiction Genre : Fiction Genre Imagination Back to Differences Nonfiction Genre : Nonfiction Genre True and things that really happened Nonfiction Genre : Nonfiction Genre Informative and based on facts Nonfiction Genre : Nonfiction Genre Real Back to differences Try the lesson links for review : Try the lesson links for review Lesson Link #1 Lesson Link #2 Lesson Link #3 Quizzes Try the quizzes for clarification : Try the quizzes for clarification Fiction or nonfiction Quiz Real or imaginary
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