A setting is the time and place a story takes place. A story can take place in outer space or on a farm. It can take place in the future or in the past. In this movie, you’ll learn about different settings and how the setting can change in a story. You'll explore how the setting can help set the mood, or feeling of a story. How might a dark forest setting make you feel?

Background Information for Teachers and Parents for Setting

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about the setting of a story, book, or other piece of writing.The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Setting. It explains the type of content covered in the movie, provides ideas for how teachers and parents can develop related understandings, and suggests how other BrainPOP Jr. resources can be used to scaffold and extend student learning. See more »

Setting Activities for Kids

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about setting and story elements. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Setting topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. See more »