Reading Games

 

Genres
  • Traditional Literature, Fiction (Realistic, Historical, Science), Non-Fiction, Biography, Autobiography, Poetry, and Drama

 

Story Elements
  • Characters, Setting, Plot

 
Character Traits
  • A character trait is a word that describes a person. A physical trait describes a person's physical features and physical abilities, but a character trait focuses on a character's personality/demeanor.

 

Text Structure
  • Compare & Contrast, Problem & Solution, Description, Chronological, and Cause & Effect

 

Text Features
  • Titles, Headings, Sub Headings, Italics and Bold fonts, Diagrapms, Charts, Keys, and more text features that help readers understand what they are reading.

 

Theme & Main Idea
  • Determine the theme of a text with suppoting details based on how the character resond to events or situations.

  • Determine the 2 or more main ideas from a text and how they are supported with details in the text.

 

Making Inferences
  • Making Inferences

 

 

Author's Purpose
  • Author's Purpose

 

Point of View
  • 1st person point of view

  • 3rd Person point of view

 

Synonyms, Antonyms, Homographs, & Homophones
  • Synonyms, Antonyms, Homographs, and Homophones

 

Figurative Language
  • Similies & Metaphors

  • Idioms, Adages, & Proverbs 

  • Onomatopoeias, Alliterations, & Personification