Literary Genres Lesson for Kids: Definition & Types


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Which of the following is not a literary genre?

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1. Which of the following is not a fiction genre?

2. You are reading a book about a spaceship full of aliens landing on Earth in the year 2099. What genre of book is this?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

See how much you know about the literary genres that exist by using the quiz and worksheet. Fiction and realistic fiction are on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These materials help you see how much you know about:

  • The differences between realistic fiction and non-fiction
  • A genre of book that describes your life
  • Examples of a literary genre
  • Genres of fiction
  • Type of genre where there is a spaceship full of aliens landing on Earth in 2099

Skills Practiced

  • Remembering details - remember what you learned about genres of fiction
  • Reading awareness - make sure that you know the most important information from the lesson on the genres of literature
  • Noticing differences - compare main topics from the lesson, such as realistic fiction and non-fiction

Additional Learning

Keep learning by using the lesson named Literary Genres Lesson for Kids: Definition & Types. You'll get to cover more about:

  • What genre means in literature
  • Types of fiction
  • Examples of non-fiction