Teaching Setting in the Upper Grades


How to introduce and teach the literary element setting to upper elementary students.

Setting is one of the first concepts I teach in both reading and writing at the beginning of the school year.  I have a simple, yet effective strategy for how to introduce setting to your older children.  You can check it out on the collaborative blog I contribute to on the 21st of every month called Conversations from the Classroom.  Click on the picture or here to take you to this post!