TONE. 6 th Grade Language Arts . What is tone in a story? . It is like a voice that is speaking to you. A literary technique to show the overall attitude towards the subject of the story. It affects the meaning of the story, and how you interpret it. .
6th Grade Language Arts
“Hello, Kira,” smiled Max. He walked over to give Kira a hug. “I have been waiting all week to see you. Tell me what is happening in your life.”
Kira looked away, out the window. Dark clouds were blowing toward the house. She did not want Max to see her face. Her brother sounded calm and happy. How could she tell him the news?
*Answer questions 1 and 2 on your handout.