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Story Elements Expedition - Lesson Plan

The 'Story Elements Expedition' is an interactive lesson that introduces students to the three key elements of a story: setting, characters, and major events. The session begins with warm-up exercises and greetings followed by an introduction to the concept using the story 'A Few True Elements'. Students then practice retelling the story using graphic organizers. The session concludes with a recap of what was learned, assessment through exit slips, and additional worksheets for further practice. This lesson takes approximately one hour.

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The 'Story Elements Expedition' focuses on teaching students about the three key elements of a story: setting, characters, and major events through interactive methods such as reading aloud stories, spotting exercises, and application-based activities.

In the 'Story Elements Expedition' lesson, students practice retelling stories using graphic organizers which help them organize and identify the key elements of a story.

The 'Story Elements Expedition' uses various methods like warm-up exercises for setting tone, hook activity for introducing concepts, definition prompts for identifying elements, reading aloud stories for engagement, graphic organizers for organizing thoughts and recap sessions for reinforcing learning.


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