Teach Your Child to Read - AMAZING freebie to use for story maps. Perfect for Kindergarten to sketch their plans before writing! :) - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.
Five Finger Retell is a graphic organiser / visual based strategy to help students retell a story. Included is a Five Finger Retell Poster and a Five Finger Retell Writing Worksheet. It is a powerful way for oral retelling of stories.
Here's a fun graphic organizer to use with older students. The parts of the Story Hat Map include characters, setting, conflict, resolution, and theme. Many of Dr. Seuss more advanced books would work well with this story map.
Story Map from 25 Language Arts Graphic Organizers for You and Your Kids
Print, laminate, and assemble this file into a poster sized story map. Children can draw on sticky notes to represent story elements and place them onto the squares on the template. Write and draw on the template with a dry or wet erase marker. Book pieces can also be created using sticky notes to help children identify and sort story elements.