With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story. Using the dice to decide the open ended question will keep the students interested and thinking about the literature elements.
Eclectic Educating: Five Finger Retell! I will use this in my classroom to help students learn how to retell a story that they have read. It will help them get all of the main points in their retelling and help with their comprehension.
Story Taco for teaching/practicing Story Elements. Students will write in each part of the story for each ingredient in the taco to retell the story. I think students will have fun getting to make a TACO about their story!