Setting - Where and what time a story takes place
Selection - Another word for "story"
Passage - Another word for "story"
Complete - Another word for "finish" or "do"
Character- The people in the story
Main Character - The most important person in the story
Characteristics - Words to describe a character (how they are feeling and
what they do)
Character Traits - Words to describe a character (how they are feeling and
what they do)
Events - Something that happens in the story
Retell - Tell the story again using the events in order using - Beginning,
Author - The person who wrote the story
Author's Purpose-Why did the author write the story? To inform? To entertain?
Antonym - Opposite...Examples...hot/cold, up/down, big/little
Synonym - Same meaning....Examples....pretty/beautiful, tardy/late
Definition - What does the word mean?
Central Idea - What the whole story is about?
Main Idea - What the whole story is about?
Theme - What the whole story is about?
Details - Evidence, support, proof, detective work
Contractions - Two words go together to make one word -
Examples: I will...I'll, could not.....couldn't, she is.....she's
Phrase - Part of a sentence
Fiction - A made-up story
Non-Fiction - A true story
Idea - A thought or one's opinion
Information - Written to give understanding of a person or topic
Important Idea - Main idea, central idea, theme
Meaning - The definition of a word or words
Middle - The center part of a word, sentence, or story
Paragraph - A group of sentences on the same topic
Prediction - A guess of what will happen
Question - A type of sentence that ends with a question mark
Reader - The person who reads the story
Reason - A list of things that explain why
Beginning - The starting point of a word, sentence, or story
Character Traits - Words to describe a character
Characteristics - Words describing a character's personality
Chart - A picture or graph with written information