Learning Objective
Download
1 / 10

What are we going to describe today? - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 91 Views
  • Uploaded on

Learning Objective : Describe the structural differences of various types of imaginative narratives Literary analysis 3.1. What are we going to describe today?. Describe the structural differences of various types of imaginative narratives. Partner Share.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' What are we going to describe today?' - kiefer


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

Learning Objective: Describe the structural differences of various types of imaginative narratives

Literary analysis 3.1


What are we going to describe today
What are we going to describe today?

Describe the structural differences of various types of imaginative narratives


Partner share
Partner Share

Share with your partner the last story or movie that involved magic and talking animals?


Imaginative narrative a story that is make believe with events that can not happen in real life
Imaginative narrative- a story that is make believe with events that can not happen in real life

Example: Cinderella

Non- example: Junie B. Jones- Realistic fiction


Why is it important to know the different structural features of various imaginative narratives
Why is it important to know the different structural features of various imaginative narratives?

Makes us better reader and it helps us make better predictions.


Various types of imaginative narratives
Various Types of Imaginative Narratives features of various imaginative narratives?

Folktales

Fables

Tall Tales

Fairy tales

Legends/ myths

Fantasies

  • Were animals act like people

  • Setting in another world or imaginary place

  • Magic

  • Characters can have special powers

  • Ex- Harry Potter


Folktales
Folktales features of various imaginative narratives?

Legends/ Tall Tales

Fables

Fairy tales

Begins with Once upon a time

Good vs. evil

Magic

Talking objects and animals

Sometimes deals with royalty

have a happy ending

  • Talking animals

  • Exaggeration/

  • hyperbole

  • Tell how things came in being

  • Teach a lesson

  • Talking animals that act like people

  • teach lesson

  • Tell how things came into being


Steps for identifying an imaginative narrative
Steps for identifying an Imaginative Narrative features of various imaginative narratives?

Read the Lion and the Mouse

This passage is best described as

A fable about animals who learn a lesson

A fairy tale about characters with magical powers

A modern science fiction story

A myth that explains how things began

  • Read the entire story

  • Look at structural features “ does the story have talking animals, royalty, exaggeration, etc”

  • Determine the type of imaginative narrative


A long time ago there were a king and queen who were unhappy because they were childless. But it happened that once when the queen was bathing, a frog crept out of the water on to the land, and said to her, "Your wish shall be fulfilled, before a year has gone by, you shallhave a daughter."

The passage is best described as a

  • Fable because it has talking animals that learn a lesson

  • Fairytale because the characters are royal and magical

  • A tall tale because the characters are exaggerated

  • A realistic fiction


Closure because they were childless. But it happened that once when the queen was bathing, a frog crept out of the water on to the land, and said to her, "Your wish shall be fulfilled, before a year has gone by, you shallWhat makes a story a fairy tale? Fable? Fantasy?What distinguishes a Tall tale?Why is knowing the features of various imaginative narratives important?

Big Baby

This passage is a tall tale because

It has talking animals

b. It has characters that are exaggerated

c. Teaches a moral lesson

d. Has a happy ending


ad