How to use Pixar Short Films to quickly master Plot. 10 highly engaging short films to study plot and the story elements. “Burn-E” “Day & Night” “Dug’s Special Mission” “For the Birds” “Geri’s Game” “Knick Knack” “Lifted”
Students use text annotation to analyze a story for all of the plot elements in day three of a 5 day lesson plan for teaching plot in upper elementary. Perfect for having the students dig into text and read closely.
TtT step Exposition: The Mirabal family lives on a farm in the Dominican Republic while under the reign of the Dictator Trujillo. Rising Action: The Mirabal sisters become involved in the revolution in order to make a change in their country.
Plot Activity: FREE Vocabulary Cards for Graphic Organizer