Students learn to identify the point of view from which a story is told and how this affects the reader's response. They also learn to change point of view, and to write from another character's point of view!
Complete with a teacher's page PDF and a launch-and-learn Notebook file, this mini-lesson helps to achieve the following learning objectives:
• To compare the usefulness of techniques such as visualization and point of view in exploring the meaning of texts.
Grades 4 - 6
This mini-lesson meets the following Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts:RL.4.6: Compare and contrast the point of view from which different stories are narrated, including the difference between first- and third-person narrations.RL.5.6: Describe how a narrator’s or speaker’s point of view influences how events are described.RL.6.6: Explain how an author develops the point of view of the narrator or speaker in a text.