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Ages: 4 - 10
Read a Book Today!
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by WGBH Educational Foundation
In this video segment from Between the Lions, the Lion family sing about different types and genres of books. This video segment provides a resource for Book and Print Awareness. (01:02)
March 29, 2012 at 11:29 PM
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Ages: 9 - 15
Reading Within and Across Genres | Reading | Khan Academy
From YouTube, produced by Khan Academy
A genre is a type of story, like fantasy or romance: stories within a genre share similar subject matter, themes, or styles. The more you read within a genre, the more you develop a schema, a set of background knowledge or expectations for that genre... [more]
June 19, 2020 at 07:35 PM
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Ages: 8 - 12
Genres of Literature
From YouTube
This slide show set to music defines and shows examples of different genres of literature. Genres defined are fiction (traditional literature, fantasy, mystery, historical fiction, science fiction, and realistic fiction), nonfiction (biography, autob... [more]
July 30, 2012 at 09:20 AM
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Ages: 14 - 18
Fiction vs. Nonfiction
From nextvista.org, produced by nextvista.org
This slide show defines genre as a French word meaning type or kind.  Therefore, literary genres refer to types of text.  Then the video explains the difference between fiction and nonfiction explaining how adventure, mystery, and humor can be either... [more]
September 14, 2011 at 06:56 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
What Are the Different Genres of Writing?
From YouTube, produced by Laura Minnigerode
What Are the Different Genres of Writing?. Part of the series: Writing Tips. The different genres of writing include descriptive, expository, narrative, persuasive, poetry and technical writing, and a combination of these are usually used any given b... [more]
January 13, 2011 at 08:42 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
Every Story is the Same
From YouTube, produced by Will Schoder
February 20, 2020 at 07:03 PM
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