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8th Grade Genre

Learning and understanding different types of genre
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Kendra Thompson

on 10 August 2015

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Autobiography
The Monster’s Ring
by Bruce Coville
Russell goes into a magic shop and ends up buying a “monster’s ring.” He doesn’t really believe it’s magic, but when he puts it on his finger, twists it once, then says the magic words, he turns into a monster!
Little Miss Sunshine
Script by Michael Arndt
Dirt Bikes
by Matt Doeden
Fasten your seat belt, you're in for a wild ride! Readers will discover the speed, power, and performance of these remarkable vehicles. Everything you ever wanted to know about purchasing, riding, and maintaining your dirt bike.
What is Genre?
Think Music…..
Just as there are many different types, categories, or “genres” of music….
A made up story can tell about things that could happen.
Set during WWII, 12-year-old Hannah experiences the horrors of the Holocaust first hand.
The Devil’s Arithmetic
by Jane Yolen
Home Team
  by Sean Payton

This is the inspirational story of a city recovering from disaster and a team with a history of heartbreak, seen through the eyes of the coach who taught them both how to win.
Katy Perry
by Noam Friedlander
Owls the Silent Fliers
by R. D. Lawrence
Did you know that many species of owls are threatened with extinction? Learn all about different varieties of owls, their habitats, behavior, and survival.
...There are different types, or genres of books
All categories of books or stories can be called either
Let’s Go to Work!!
Get out a sheet of paper or your whiteboard.
Number 1-15.
Identify the GENRE of the following books.

Let’s Practice!
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
The Hunger Games
The Tale of Three Trees
by Angela Hunt
Once upon a mountaintop, three little trees stood and dreamed of what they wanted to become when they grew up. They are surprised by the way their dreams come true.
Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout
by Shel Silverstein
Let’s rewind and take a second look!
Fiction
Non Fiction
or
Fiction
Characters may be like real people or imaginary.
Is read for fun!
can tell about things that could happen.
Contains facts that can be checked and proven.
Non Fiction
The information is true!
The author is an expert on the subject.
Fiction
Non Fiction
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Enchanted
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Informational
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Titanic
Noam Friedlander examines Perry's phenomenal rise, her music and videos, her fantastical retro-chic style, and key events in Perry's personal life--including her marriage to (and divorce from) comedian Russell Brand.
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
The Outsiders
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Little Miss Sunshine introduces the Hoovers, whose trip from Albuquerque to Redondo Beach, California, to a pre-pubescent beauty pageant results not only in comic mayhem but in death, transformation, and a moving look at the surprising rewards of being losers in a winning-crazed culture. A runaway hit at the Sundance Film Festival, where it played to standing ovations, the film strikes a nerve with everyone who's ever been awestruck by how their muddled families seem to make it after all.
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
What is your favorite genre?
Realistic Fiction
Genre List
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy/Fairy Tales
Drama
Poetry
Traditional
Biography
Autobiography
Informational
Batman
Dark Knight
Rises
National
Treasure
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