Mastering genre can be hard. The best way to get good at anything is by practicing. Here are even more genre worksheets to give students the practice that they need. Read short descriptions of texts. Identify the genre and subgenre. Explain your answers. These worksheets are available in a variety of formats. Try the Ereading Worksheets to complete the activities online. Students can save, print, or email their answers as PDF files after completing the activity. You’ll love it!
Genre Worksheet 6 – This is the sixth genre worksheet in a series of ten. It contains eight practice problems. Suggested reading level for this text: Grade 4-8
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Genre Worksheet 7 – This genre worksheets contains 17 problems. Don’t worry though: they all fit on two sheets of paper.Suggested reading level for this text: Grade 3-7
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Genre Worksheet 8 – Here’s another double-sided, eight problem genre worksheet. Your students will thank you later for this.Suggested reading level for this text: Grade 5-9
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Genre Worksheet 9 – What’s that? You want more genre worksheets? Coming right up. Suggested reading level for this text: Grade 4-8
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Genre Worksheet 10 – Here is the tenth and final genre worksheet in this series. It contains nine problems and fits on a double-sided sheet of paper. Suggested reading level for this text: Grade 5-9
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Common Core State Standards Related to Genre and Subgenre
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CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.9 – Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take.
ELA Standards: Literature
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.K.9 – With prompting and support, compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in familiar stories.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.1.9 – Compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in stories.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.9 – Compare and contrast two or more versions of the same story (e.g., Cinderella stories) by different authors or from different cultures.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3.9 – Compare and contrast the themes, settings, and plots of stories written by the same author about the same or similar characters (e.g., in books from a series)
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.4.9 – Compare and contrast the treatment of similar themes and topics (e.g., opposition of good and evil) and patterns of events (e.g., the quest) in stories, myths, and traditional literature from different cultures.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.5.9 – Compare and contrast stories in the same genre (e.g., mysteries and adventure stories) on their approaches to similar themes and topics.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.6.9 – Compare and contrast texts in different forms or genres (e.g., stories and poems; historical novels and fantasy stories) in terms of their approaches to similar themes and topics.