A GENRE is a STYLE of WRITING Name two genres of books you might read?
Learning Target: Students will be able to identify elements and characteristics of a variety of literary genres by analyzing their unique features and themes in a digital Breakout activity.
Agenda: - Quick review of genres in Curipod presentation - Reminders on how to play Breakout Edu games & review tips for success - Solve clues in Breakout Edu game about genres - Check out books
MYSTERY: story with a PUZZLE or SUSPENSE to be solved. FANTASY: story takes place in IMAGINARY worlds with MAGICAL creatures. REALISTIC FICTION: story is related to REAL LIFE settings and experiences.
HISTORICAL FICTION: story takes place in the past. SCIENCE FICTION: story about the impact of actual or imagined science upon society or individuals. INFORMATIONAL: NON-Fiction text that INFORMS or EDUCATES.
Genre Examples Continued
Which type (genre) of books do you prefer?
- Realistic Fiction
- Science Fiction