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  • Genres

  • Genre means a type of writing

  • Fiction books tell stories

  • Non-Fiction books give information

  • Fantasy books tell stories that can not happen.

  • Mystery books tell a story that make us think about what happened.

  • Biography books tell us about a person

  • Poetry books are full of poems

  • Which type of book is this?Why?mysteryfantasybiographypoetrynonfiction

  • Which type of book is this?Why?mysteryfantasybiographypoetrynonfictionnonfictionnonfiction

  • Which type of book is this?Why?mysteryfantasybiographypoetrynonfiction

  • Which type of book is this?Why?mysteryfantasybiographypoetrynonfiction

  • Which type of book is this?Why?mysteryfantasybiographypoetrynonfiction

  • Will I read a mystery or nonfiction to find information?

  • Will I read a poem or a biography to find things out about a persons life?

  • Will I read a fantasy or nonfiction if I want to be entertained?

  • Quiz Questions

  • Can you use an encyclopedia to find information?

  • Yes, you can.

  • Is a fantasy a true story?

  • No. Fantasy stories are about characters that are not real.

  • Will you read a biography to find out about a persons life?

  • Yes. Biography books tell us about a person

  • Do you read facts or stories in an encyclopedia?

  • You read facts.

  • Which genre often has rhyming words?

  • Poetry. There are often rhyming words in poems.

  • Is a biography make-believe?

  • No. A biography is about a real person.

  • What do you call books about peoples lives?

  • Biographies are books about peoples lives.

  • What do you call books that give information?

  • Books that give information are called nonfiction books.

  • What is your favorite kind of book?