Lesson Plan: Fiction Stories

For Grades 2 to 4: This lesson invites students to create original fiction stories.

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Subject: Writing
Target Skills: Understanding Story Structure and Development, Fiction Writing
Goal: Students will write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using descriptive details and clear event sequences.

The lesson plan includes:

LESSON PLAN
Fiction Stories: Outline, Procedure, Adaptations/Modifications, Assessment, Activity Expansion

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STORYBOARDS
Li’l Stories storyboard templates are designed to help organize and guide students through formulating their ideas into a fluid story.

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TEACHERS’S GUIDE WITH ACTIVITY IDEAS, CURRICULUM MAP
Our teacher’s guide describes the Li’l Stories framework and materials in detail. It includes activity ideas, implementation tips, the curriculum map, and its alignment to common core.

Resources_CurriculumMap

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LI’L STORIES IDEA CARDS AND STICKERS: FICTION
The set encompasses general inspirations for fiction stories. It consists of 6 characters and 6 settings.

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LI’L STORIES CONTENT CARDS: STORY ELEMENTS
The set includes story elements (character, setting, plot, and story sequence) question triggers to help students get started in thinking about developing their ideas for new stories.

Cards_StoryElements


INSTRUCTIONS
• Download lesson plan
• Print teacher’s guide, storyboards and curriculum map on 11” by 17” sheets of paper.
• Print the 2″ by 2″ stickers on an Avery White Square Labels (#22806) sheet.
• Print content cards on 8 1/2” by 11” sheets of paper, fold along the dashed line and laminate.
• Use 2″ by 2″ Post-its if you’d like students to be able to edit their stories.