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Literary Elements Lesson Plans & Resources

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6 chapters in Literary Elements Lesson Plans & Resources

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Lesson 1 - Literary Elements Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Literary Elements: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18191].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18191].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Teaching Personification Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141955].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141955].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Teaching Prepositional Phrases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141959].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141959].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Parts of a Book Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - What Are the Parts of a Book? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[84824].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[84824].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Text Structure Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - How to Identify & Analyze Text Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47863].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47863].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Plot Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - What is a Plot Diagram? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11180].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11180].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What is Plot? - Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Analyzing Dialogue Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - How Dialogue Propels Action Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25031].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25031].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - How Dialogue Reveals Aspects of a Character Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25032].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25032].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - How Dialogue Provokes a Decision Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25033].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25033].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Story Elements Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Elements of a Short Story Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[115756].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[115756].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Story Structure Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Elements of a Story Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Structure in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15353].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15353].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 21 - Short Story Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Short Stories: Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22399].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22399].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - Essential Questions for English
Lesson 24 - Tone & Mood Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Tone vs. Mood: Interpreting Meaning In Prose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8864].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8864].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 26 - Story Map Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - What is a Story Map? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59036].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59036].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 28 - Literary Conflict Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - What is External Conflict in Literature? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 30 - What is Internal Conflict in Literature? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58090].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58090].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 31 - Structural Analysis Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Using Structural Analysis to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 33 - Apostrophe in Literature Activities
Lesson 34 - Stereotypes in Literature Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Stereotypes in Literature: Definition, Use & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[328369].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[328369].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 36 - Chronological Order Activities & Games
Lesson 37 - Elements of Story Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 38 - Understanding Tone & Mood Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Pathetic Fallacy in Literature Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - Rising Action in Writing Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - Character Analysis Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Character Analysis in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11151].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11151].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Characters in Literature Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Protagonist Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Protagonist in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8715].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8715].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Antagonist Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Antagonist in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8691].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8691].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Antagonist Activities & Games
Lesson 9 - Characterization Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Methods of Characterization in Literature Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15264].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15264].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Character Traits Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - What is a Character Trait? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Point of View Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Point of View of Characters vs. the Reader Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26981].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26981].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Literary Character Development Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Character Development in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22354].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22354].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Activities for Teaching Point of View
Lesson 18 - Character Traits Activities & Games
Lesson 19 - Character Analysis Questions
Lesson 20 - Books to Teach Character Traits
Lesson 21 - Tragic Hero Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Tragic Hero: Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20779].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20779].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - Archetype Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Archetype in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8709].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8709].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 25 - Character Foil Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Character Foil: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22334].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22334].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 27 - Internal Conflict in Literature Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Perspective in Literature Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Perspective in Literature: Definition, Importance & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[328283].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[328283].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 30 - Character Analysis Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 31 - Analyzing Book Characters: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 32 - Omniscient Narrator Activities
Lesson 33 - Types of Point of View Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - Indirect Characterization Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Character Motivation Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Third Person Limited Narrator Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - Round & Flat Characters Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - Symbolism Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - What is Symbolism in Literature? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11199].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11199].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Teaching Symbolism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[150521].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[150521].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Symbolism Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 5 - Symbolism Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347871].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347871].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Symbolism Activities & Games
Lesson 7 - Motif in Literature Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Motif in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8706].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8706].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Proverbs Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Adages and Proverbs: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142366].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142366].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Proverb Games & Activities
Lesson 12 - Allegory Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Allegory in Literature: History, Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Parable Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Parable in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20818].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20818].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Parable Activities
Lesson 17 - Parable Activities for Kids
Lesson 18 - Aphorism Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Aphorism in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11200].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11200].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Main Idea Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Finding & Interpreting the Main Idea in Literature Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[61504].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[61504].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Main Idea Lesson Plan for 1st-3rd Grades
Lesson 4 - Main Idea Lesson Plan for 4th-6th Grades
Lesson 5 - What is the Main Idea of a Story? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[115764].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[115764].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Theme Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - What is Theme in Literature? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Author's Purpose Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Author's Purpose: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22526].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22526].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Summarizing Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - What is a Summary? - Definition & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Summarizing Information to Demonstrate Understanding Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56408].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56408].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Key Ideas & Details Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - How to Explain the Main Point through Supporting Details Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Main Idea & Details Games & Activities
Lesson 16 - Summarization Activities
Lesson 17 - Author's Purpose Games & Activities
Lesson 18 - Realism vs. Naturalism in Literature Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Realism vs. Naturalism in Literature Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353729].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353729].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Context Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - What is Context? - Definition & Application Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3675].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 22 - Theme Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 23 - Finding the Theme or Central Idea Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Theme Development Analysis Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - Figurative Language Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Interpreting Figurative Language in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29258].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29258].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Understanding Figurative Language in Poetry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38002].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38002].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Figurative Language Projects
Lesson 5 - Figurative Language Games & Activities for Middle School
Lesson 6 - Figurative Language Games for Kids
Lesson 7 - Figurative Language Activities for High School
Lesson 8 - Metaphor Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - What is a Metaphor? - Examples, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4104].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4104].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Metaphor Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 11 - Simile Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Similes in Literature: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Simile & Metaphor Activities
Lesson 14 - Hyperbole Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Hyperbole in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8689].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8689].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Hyperbole Activities & Games
Lesson 17 - Hyperbole Activities for Kids
Lesson 18 - Hyperbole Writing Prompts
Lesson 19 - Synecdoche vs. Metonymy Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Onomatopoeia Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Onomatopoeia in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 22 - Idioms Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - What is an Idiom? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10048].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10048].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 24 - Idioms Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 25 - Personification Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Personification in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8675].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 27 - Onomatopoeia Comic Strip Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Onomatopoeia Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140296].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140296].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 29 - Onomatopoeia Activities & Games
Lesson 30 - Innuendo Activities & Games
Lesson 31 - Cliches Activities & Games
Lesson 32 - Cliches Activities & Games for Kids
Lesson 33 - Bombast Activities
Lesson 34 - Exaggeration Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Exaggeration: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[335685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[335685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 36 - Figures of Speech Activities & Games
Lesson 37 - Oxymoron Activities & Games for Kids
Lesson 38 - Analogy Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Analogy in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 40 - Analogy Activities & Games for High School
Lesson 41 - Analogy Activities & Games for Elementary Students
Lesson 42 - Analogies Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 43 - Color Symbolism Lesson Plan
Lesson 44 - Color Symbolism in Literature: Meaning & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353733].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353733].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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