Story Elements Lesson for Kids


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What do you call the people, creatures, or animals in a story?

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1. Which story element tells you where the story takes place?

2. Which story element explains how the problem is solved?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz will ask you about the five elements that make up a story. You'll need to know the purpose of each element and answer questions about a story's events and people.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz will ask you to:

  • Tell what the people, animals or creatures in a story are called
  • Understand what each story element does
  • Know what a story's events are

Skills Practiced

You'll get practice using the following skills:

  • Information recall - remember what you know about a story's people, animals or creatures
  • Knowledge application - use what you know about story structure to tell the purpose of each part
  • Defining key concepts - make sure you can define the events of a story

Additional Learning

Review the lesson called Story Elements Lesson for Kids to learn more. The lesson will help you:

  • Understand story structure using The Three Little Pigs as an example
  • Learn how authors begin to write a story
  • Know what authors should do when they describe the people or animals in their story