The setting in a story includes where and when the story takes place. There are usually several settings in a novel. In historical fiction novels such as A Long Walk to Water, when the story takes place is extremely important, as it is centered around an important time in the past. This novel takes place during a time of war, which impacts the characters in many ways. For this activity, students will describe and illustrate the where and when of A Long Walk to Water.
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Objective: Create a storyboard that describes and illustrates the setting of A Long Walk to Water. You must incorporate where and when in your storyboards
Grade Level 5-6
Difficulty Level 2 (Reinforcing / Developing)
Type of Assignment Individual
Type of Activity: Setting MapCommon Core Standards