words that have opposite meanings antonyms Example: big and small
the struggle or problem that the character tries to solve conflict Example: In Thank You Mr. Falker, Trisha cannot read.
how the character solves or resolves the problem or conflict resolution Example:In Thank You Mr. Falker, Mr. Falker helps Trisha learn to read.
what happens in a story plot Hint: usually includes a problem that the character must try to solve
The people or animals in a story characters In Thank You Mr. Falker, Trisha, Mr. Falker and Babushka are ______.
the point or message in a story theme Example: The ______ in The Tortoise and the Hare is slow and steady wins the race Example: The ______ in The Tortoise and the Hare is slow and steady wins the race
Where and when the story happens setting The ______ of Goldilocks in the three bears cottage in a forest.
Words that sound the same but are spelled differently and have different meanings homophones Example: knight, night
Words made up of two smaller words put together compound words Examples: watermelon doghouse
Words that mean almost the same thing synonyms Examples: large, big