Book Genres Story Features Pack

Book Genres Story Features Pack

Our book detectives pack gives your children the skills they need to digest a story. Give each child a different detective role and set them to work. One child can be a summariser, illuminator, illustrator, word finder, passage master, question master, opinion spotter, mind mapper, style seeker or link maker. A must have for any key stage one or key stage two classroom and a great way to approach group reading.

The pack includes:

  • Fiction Writing Mats showing the key features. settings and characters for each story genre.
  • A4 Fiction writing posters showing the key vocabulary, settings and characters used for each story genre.
  • Story Book character cut outs
  • Display dangles showing the key vocab, settings and characters used for each story genre.
  • Genre Display banners
  • Genre Labels – perfect for a library or class bookcase
  • Genres poster
  • Stable Book Mats showing the key features, vocabulary, settings and characters used in each story genre.
  • Library posters for each genre.
  • Adventure story challenge cards
  • Fairy tale story challenge cards
  • Fantasy story challenge cards
  • Historic story challenge cards
  • Horror story challenge cards
  • Mystery story challenge cards
  • Myths and legends story challenge cards
  • Science fiction story challenge cards

Each challenge card pack covers characters, settings, character descriptions, using your senses to describe settings, writing in conflicts and resolutions, creating side-kicks, story starters, story planning, drafts and editing. The idea behind each challenge card pack is that by working their way through cards 1-10, the children should be able to write their own story in one of 8 genres by the end.

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