ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us. If you've got lessons plans, activities, or other ideas you'd like to contribute, we'd love to hear from you.
Find the latest in professional publications, learn new techniques and strategies, and find out how you can connect with other literacy professionals.
Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
Genre Study: A Collaborative Approach
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Lesson Plan Type||Recurring Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Introduction: 45 minutes; thereafter: 45 minutes per session|
- Published Comments
December 10, 2012
This Unit is fantastic. I used so many of your ideas. Thanks for sharing.
July 21, 2012
This is a brilliant resource. I have a 1/2 class and will be able to adapt this. This is a great starting point for many studies of genre, especially utilising a bulk loan from the library. Thankyou
January 05, 2012
This was a very well thought out lesson that gives the basic introduction to genres for my 3rd grade students. I have not done all of it yet but am really liking the activities related. THANK YOU!
March 06, 2011
This is wonderful. I wanted something more simple than what was using to show different genres and literary elements in homeschooling. This is perfect. Thank you so much!
August 22, 2010
This site is great. Thank you. Can we make the squares on the interactive book chart bigger? I like this site alsmot as much as the poetry one.
- Post a Comment
Have you tried this lesson? If so, what worked well for you? Did you make any changes? Do you have different resources to recommend? Share your thoughts here.
- Send Us Feedback
We are always working to improve our content. Please contact us to share your thoughts about this lesson plan, including any concerns or suggestions.