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10 terms
Fiction vs. Non-Fiction
make believe
not real
characters
setting
make believe
not real
21 terms
fiction and non-fiction
comic
crime novel
fairy tale
fantasy
comic
crime novel
14 terms
Non Fiction
Non fiction
Visual Aids used in Non fiction
Three Types of Non fiction
Narrative
Non fiction is reading or writing about the ... REAL world, REA…
-Diagrams... -Charts... -Sketches... -Maps... -Photographs
-Narrative... -Informative... -Persuasive
Tells a true life story
Non fiction
Non fiction is reading or writing about the ... REAL world, REA…
Visual Aids used in Non fiction
-Diagrams... -Charts... -Sketches... -Maps... -Photographs
24 terms
Non Fiction, Non Fiction Elements
Non-Fiction
textbook
newspaper
magazine
True Story
a book used to study a subject
a publication that summarizes the day
A publication that has a collection of articles, stories, pic…
Non-Fiction
True Story
textbook
a book used to study a subject
11 terms
Non-Fiction
Biography
Autobiography
Essay
Documentary
A story about a person's life written by another person.
An account of the writer's own life.
A brief examination of a subject in prose, usually expressing…
a film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or e…
Biography
A story about a person's life written by another person.
Autobiography
An account of the writer's own life.
12 terms
Non fiction
Expository nonfiction
Narrative nonfiction
Persuasive
expository
Factual/informational writing
Tells a true story
Presents information to support or prove a point
Presents facts, gives directions, defines terms, and so on
Expository nonfiction
Factual/informational writing
Narrative nonfiction
Tells a true story
24 terms
Non Fiction, Non Fiction Elements
Non-Fiction
textbook
newspaper
magazine
True Story
a book used to study a subject
a publication that summarizes the day
A publication that has a collection of articles, stories, pic…
Non-Fiction
True Story
textbook
a book used to study a subject
Non Fiction
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing.
Tells a true story.
Presents information to support or prove a point.
Presents facts, gives directions, defines terms, and so on.
Expository non-fiction
Factual and informative writing.
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true story.
13 terms
Non-fiction Text Features
Table of Contents
Heading
Subheading
Bold Words
A list found in the beginning of a book that shows where the…
The title of a page or chapter. Let's the reader know what th…
Below the heading, these divide the text into specific sectio…
Words in dark print are important vocabulary terms that you c…
Table of Contents
A list found in the beginning of a book that shows where the…
Heading
The title of a page or chapter. Let's the reader know what th…
26 terms
Non Fiction
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing.
Tells a true story.
Presents information to support or prove a point.
Presents facts, gives directions, defines terms, and so on.
Expository non-fiction
Factual and informative writing.
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true story.
14 terms
Non Fiction
Non fiction
Visual Aids used in Non fiction
Three Types of Non fiction
Narrative
Non fiction is reading or writing about the ... REAL world, REA…
-Diagrams... -Charts... -Sketches... -Maps... -Photographs
-Narrative... -Informative... -Persuasive
Tells a true life story
Non fiction
Non fiction is reading or writing about the ... REAL world, REA…
Visual Aids used in Non fiction
-Diagrams... -Charts... -Sketches... -Maps... -Photographs
23 terms
Non Fiction, Non Fiction Elements
Non-Fiction
textbook
newspaper
magazine
True Story
a book used to study a subject
a publication that summarizes the day
A publication that has a collection of articles, stories, pic…
Non-Fiction
True Story
textbook
a book used to study a subject
12 terms
Fiction vs. Non-Fiction
fiction
non-fiction
realistic fiction
historical fiction
fake, stories that are made up and not real
books that are made up of true information and real facts
The events, people, and places MIGHT be real, but the story i…
A story that takes place in the past; the history and setting…
fiction
fake, stories that are made up and not real
non-fiction
books that are made up of true information and real facts
12 terms
Fiction vs. Non-Fiction
fiction
non-fiction
realistic fiction
historical fiction
fake, stories that are made up and not real
books that are made up of true information and real facts
The events, people, and places MIGHT be real, but the story i…
A story that takes place in the past; the history and setting…
fiction
fake, stories that are made up and not real
non-fiction
books that are made up of true information and real facts
13 terms
Genres of Fiction and Non-Fiction
Historical Fiction
Realistic Fiction
Science Fiction
Drama
The genre of literature, film, etc., comprising narratives th…
The genre of literature consisting of stories that could have…
The genre of fiction dealing with imaginative content such as…
The genre consisting of a story involving conflict or contras…
Historical Fiction
The genre of literature, film, etc., comprising narratives th…
Realistic Fiction
The genre of literature consisting of stories that could have…
7 terms
Fiction or Non Fiction
Is this Fiction or Nonfiction?
Is this fiction or nonfiction and why?
Is this real or not real?
Is this real or not real?
A book about a girl who gets colorful stripes.
A book all about penguins.
Is this Fiction or Nonfiction?
A book about a girl who gets colorful stripes.
Is this fiction or nonfiction and why?
A book all about penguins.
15 terms
Non Fiction Terms
text structure
main idea
detail
tone
The way a writing selection is organized, i.e. main idea-deta…
The author's central thought or chief topic.
Facts revealed by the author or speaker that support the atti…
Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a…
text structure
The way a writing selection is organized, i.e. main idea-deta…
main idea
The author's central thought or chief topic.
13 terms
Non Fiction Terms
Text Structure
Main Idea
Detail
Tone
The way a writing selection is organized, i.e. main idea-deta…
The author's central thought or chief topic.
Facts revealed by the author or speaker that support the atti…
Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a…
Text Structure
The way a writing selection is organized, i.e. main idea-deta…
Main Idea
The author's central thought or chief topic.
13 terms
Genres of fiction and non-fiction
adventure/survival
fantasy
historical fiction
mystery
story consists of an incredible journey with lots of action
suspends reality; involves make-believe creatures and worlds
set in actual time periods with accurate cultural details, bu…
revolves around solving a crime or unraveling a secret
adventure/survival
story consists of an incredible journey with lots of action
fantasy
suspends reality; involves make-believe creatures and worlds
10 terms
Non-Fiction
text feature
headings
bold words
table of contents
part of a book that helps a reader understand the text
tells the reader what they are going to read about
means the word is new and important and in the glossary
helps the reader find the chapter they want faster- in the fr…
text feature
part of a book that helps a reader understand the text
headings
tells the reader what they are going to read about
18 terms
Non fiction
Organization
Chronological organization😂
Comparison and contrast
Cause and effect organization
The way a writer chooses to arrange and present information i…
Presents details in time order from first to last or sometime…
Shows the ways in which two or more subjects are similar and…
Shows the relationship among events
Organization
The way a writer chooses to arrange and present information i…
Chronological organization😂
Presents details in time order from first to last or sometime…
27 terms
Non Fiction
Expository Non-Fiction
Narrative Non-Fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual & informative writing
Tells a true story
good at persuading someone to do or believe something through…
explanatory; serving to explain; N. exposition: explaining; e…
Expository Non-Fiction
Factual & informative writing
Narrative Non-Fiction
Tells a true story
27 terms
Non fiction
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing, like a newspaper or news story
Tells a true story about a certain topic
To prove a point, or to persuade a reader that your option is…
Presents facts,gives directions, and defines terms to explain…
Expository non-fiction
Factual and informative writing, like a newspaper or news story
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true story about a certain topic
27 terms
Non Fiction
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing.
Tells a true story.
Presents information to support or prove a point.
Presents facts, gives directions, defines terms, and so on.
Expository non-fiction
Factual and informative writing.
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true story.
27 terms
Non Fiction
Expository non-fiction
Narrative nonfiction
Persuasive
Expository
Is factual and informative writing.
Tells a true story.
A persuasive paragraph presents information to support or pro…
An expostitory paragraph presents facts, give direction, defi…
Expository non-fiction
Is factual and informative writing.
Narrative nonfiction
Tells a true story.
27 terms
Non fiction
Expository nonfiction
Narrative nonfiction
Persuasive
Expository
Is factual and informative writing
Tells a true story
Presents information to support or prove a point
Presents facts, gives directions, defines terms, and so on
Expository nonfiction
Is factual and informative writing
Narrative nonfiction
Tells a true story
27 terms
Non-fiction Terms
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing, like newspapers.
Tells a true Story, like Auto- Biography.
Presents information, and expresses an opinion.
To offer information or explain something.
Expository non-fiction
Factual and informative writing, like newspapers.
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true Story, like Auto- Biography.
17 terms
NON FICTION
Cause and effect
Compare and Contrast
sequence
Problem solution
cause is why something happened effect is what happened
shows how two or more things are alike and/or different
Describes items or events in order or tells how the steps to…
Tells about a problem gives one or more possible solution
Cause and effect
cause is why something happened effect is what happened
Compare and Contrast
shows how two or more things are alike and/or different
25 terms
Non fiction
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing
Tells a true story
To support or prove a point
Presents facts, gives directions, defines terms.
Expository non-fiction
Factual and informative writing
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true story
13 terms
Genres of fiction and non-fiction
adventure/survival
fantasy
historical fiction
mystery
story consists of an incredible journey with lots of action
suspends reality; involves make-believe creatures and worlds
set in actual time periods with accurate cultural details, bu…
revolves around solving a crime or unraveling a secret
adventure/survival
story consists of an incredible journey with lots of action
fantasy
suspends reality; involves make-believe creatures and worlds
32 terms
Non-Fiction
essay
non-fiction
fiction
biography
a short piece of writing written on a particular subject
a piece of writing written about true events, people, things.…
a piece of writing that did not actually happen
a story about a person written by another person
essay
a short piece of writing written on a particular subject
non-fiction
a piece of writing written about true events, people, things.…
30 terms
Non-Fiction
non-fiction
fiction
biography
autobiography
Writing that is about events and facts that are real
Writing that is about imaginary events
A story of someone's life, written by someone else
A story of someone's life, written by that person
non-fiction
Writing that is about events and facts that are real
fiction
Writing that is about imaginary events
19 terms
Non fiction
Perfunctory
Speculate
Apex
Ascertain
Not exerting much effort, unconcerned
To guess/think
Highest point
Find out with certainty, determine
Perfunctory
Not exerting much effort, unconcerned
Speculate
To guess/think
12 terms
non fiction
expository nonfiction
narrative nonfiction
persuasive
expository
is a factual and information writing
tells a true story
a persuasive paragraph presence information to support or pro…
an expository paragraph presents facts, give directions, defi…
expository nonfiction
is a factual and information writing
narrative nonfiction
tells a true story
16 terms
Non fiction
nonfiction
instruct
Inform
persuade
writing that presents and explains ideas or tells about real…
an author may write to give you specific directions on how to…
an author may write to give you facts or true info. about a s…
authors may write to try and get you yo do something or to bu…
nonfiction
writing that presents and explains ideas or tells about real…
instruct
an author may write to give you specific directions on how to…
32 terms
Non-Fiction
Nonfiction
Fiction
Autobiography-
Biography
Prose writing that deals with real people, things, events, an…
Writing that deals with imaginary people, places, and events.…
An account of the writer's own life written from the author's…
An account of a person's life written or told by another pers…
Nonfiction
Prose writing that deals with real people, things, events, an…
Fiction
Writing that deals with imaginary people, places, and events.…
27 terms
Non-Fiction
Expository non fiction
Narrative non fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Is factual and informative writing
Tells a true story
A persuasive paragraph presents information to support or pro…
An expository paragraph presents facts, gives directions, def…
Expository non fiction
Is factual and informative writing
Narrative non fiction
Tells a true story
27 terms
Non Fiction
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
to explain or inform a reader about a certain topic.
Tells a true story
Information to prove or support a point
Presents fact, gives facts, defines terms, and so on
Expository non-fiction
to explain or inform a reader about a certain topic.
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true story
Non Fiction
Nonfiction
Fiction
Photos
Captions
A text that is not made up
A made up story
Pictures
Short description of pictures and illustrations
Nonfiction
A text that is not made up
Fiction
A made up story
15 terms
Non fiction
nonfiction
organizational patterns
main idea
summary
A type of writing that is factual (true)
Any text structure that writers do to make their writing clear.
What the passage is mostly about (like the topic)
A retelling of the most important parts of what was read.
nonfiction
A type of writing that is factual (true)
organizational patterns
Any text structure that writers do to make their writing clear.
39 terms
Non-Fiction
Purpose of reading non-fiction
Non-fiction gives us information that is
Non-fiction books are organized around…
Non-fiction books try to
learn something
true
topics and main ideas
teach us something
Purpose of reading non-fiction
learn something
Non-fiction gives us information that is
true
20 terms
Non Fiction
literary non fiction
central idea
supporting details
chronological order
a writing that includes real people real places and real even…
add info to central idea
presents ideas
time, order and sequence they occurred
literary non fiction
a writing that includes real people real places and real even…
central idea
add info to central idea
14 terms
Non Fiction
persuade
ethos
pathos
logus
convince
Credibility
Emotional appeal
term which means "study" or "study of"
persuade
convince
ethos
Credibility
20 terms
Non Fiction
Non-Fiction
autobiography
biography
reference materials (aka: source or re…
Literature based on real facts and information.
Story of a person's life written by that person
Story of a person's life written by another person
Any material, such as a dictionary or web page, used to find…
Non-Fiction
Literature based on real facts and information.
autobiography
Story of a person's life written by that person
16 terms
Non Fiction
primary source
secondary source
figurative language
context clues
a document created by someone who was present at the event
written by someone who was not at the event
compares or tells about things in a more interesting way
words/phrases near an unknown word that helps to figure out t…
primary source
a document created by someone who was present at the event
secondary source
written by someone who was not at the event
13 terms
Non-Fiction Text Features
Guide Words
Title Page
Index
Glossary
The words at the top of a dictionary page the tell you the fi…
a page at the beginning of a book giving its title, the names…
an alphabetical list of names, subjects, etc., with reference…
A small dictionary in the back of the book.
Guide Words
The words at the top of a dictionary page the tell you the fi…
Title Page
a page at the beginning of a book giving its title, the names…
31 terms
Fiction vs. Non-fiction
Characters and setting
True stories
Raising action
Falling action
fiction
non-fiction
fiction
fiction
Characters and setting
fiction
True stories
non-fiction
14 terms
Non Fiction
Non fiction
Visual Aids used in Non fiction
Three Types of Non fiction
Narrative
Non fiction is reading or writing about the ... REAL world, REA…
-Diagrams... -Charts... -Sketches... -Maps... -Photographs
-Narrative... -Informative... -Persuasive
Tells a true life story
Non fiction
Non fiction is reading or writing about the ... REAL world, REA…
Visual Aids used in Non fiction
-Diagrams... -Charts... -Sketches... -Maps... -Photographs
14 terms
Non- Fiction and Fiction
Non- fiction
Literary
Imagery
mood
gives facts about real people, places, events and discusses i…
a type of non- fiction that has some story- telling technique…
descriptive language used to create a picture with words
a general feeling of a text conveyed by words
Non- fiction
gives facts about real people, places, events and discusses i…
Literary
a type of non- fiction that has some story- telling technique…
10 terms
Non-fiction text features
subheadings
photograph
caption
map
helps the understand the main idea of each section in the text
help the reader understand exactly what something looks like
gives the reader more information about the picture or photog…
help the reader understand where things are in the world
subheadings
helps the understand the main idea of each section in the text
photograph
help the reader understand exactly what something looks like
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