We found 54 reviewed resources for fantasy literature elements
A Wizard of Earthsea: What Makes a Book Great?
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Ask your class to consider a big question about literature with the novel A Wizard of Earthsea in mind. After a class brainstorm and discussion about the elements of a great book, individuals compose brief essays on why people should or...
The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe: Genre and Tradition
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Make a study of the Gothic style by taking an in-depth look at Edgar Allan Poe's story "The Fall of the House of Usher." Lead a discussion about the Gothic elements in the story and the effect the story has on readers. Next, ask students...
The Girl Who Drank the Moon: Novel Study
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Nothing beats a good cliffhanger. Using a study guide for the novel The Girl Who Drank the Moon, readers look closely at the role cliffhangers play in the story. Additionally, they answer reading comprehension questions, define key...
Six Characters in Search of an Author Study Questions and Essay Topics
10th - Higher Ed
In this online interactive literature worksheet, students respond to 10 short answer and essay questions about Luigi Pirandello's Six Characters in Search of an Author. Students may check some of their answers online.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: Nonsense Poetry and Whimsy
K - 2nd
Primary learners are introduced to Lewis Carroll's whimsical poetry. They read "The Nursery Alice" Carroll's adaptation for younger readers, view story illustrations, listen to poetry and write whimsical verses of their own about food.
Kid Maps: Reading and Creating Maps with Human Characteristics
1st - 3rd
Students look at maps. In this map lesson, students listen to the book My Map Book by Sara Fanelli and they see the difference between human characteristics (buildings, etc.) and natural characteristics (rivers, etc.). They create their...
Pebbles, Sand and Silt -- Categorizing Fiction and Informational Books
Primary readers complete the activities in a Pebbles, Sand and Silt FOSS kit. As a class, they are given a group of rocks and they are to categorize them based on their activities in the FOSS kit. They use this information and apply it...