ELA Lists 4,5, & 6

15 terms by scarvel 

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

genre

a type of literary or artistic work

fiction

a work of literature that is created from the imagination, not based on fact

nonfiction

a work of literature that is based on fact or true experiences

biography

a written account of a person's life

autobiography

a written account of a person's life written by that person

realistic fiction

a made-up story that could happen in the real world, with characters and settings that are true to life

historical fiction

a made-up story that is set in the past during a particular time period, the characters can be real, based on real people or made up

science fiction

genre of fiction in which the stories often tell about science and technology of the future

fantasy

imaginative tales that require readers to accept story lines and elements that cannot be true (talking animals, magical creatures, magical lands)

drama

a genre of literature that is written to be performed by actors on a stage

folk tale

fictional tale about people and/or animals; tells how the main character deals with everyday events

fable

a short story that teaches a moral lesson, often has animals as the main characters

fairy tale

a short story, usually for children about elves, hobgoblins,fairies, or other magical creatures

myth

a traditional story, which may describe the origins of the world or people

legend

a story that is supposed to be historical in nature, but there's no proof that it really happened

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set