Date conversion 09.05.2017 Size 12.87 Kb.

 1 ASara's house on Maple Street during a rainy day 2 Bin a rainforest during dinnertime. 3 Ba winter day in Jose's bedroom 4 Aunder Trina's bed on a Saturday afternoon 5 Cin Betsy's backyard one spring day 6 Con a farm in the summer 7 Aa sunny day at the park 8 Dafter school in Elle's front yard 9 Bwinter in a big city 10 Dat a pet store

## Explanations

 1 The setting of a story is when and where a story takes place. The first line of this story says, "It was another rainy day." That tells you when the story takes place. Then it says, "Sara was stuck inside her boring house on Maple Street." That tells you where the story takes place. 2 The setting of a story is when and where a story takes place. The first part of this story says, "Gorilla sat by a tree in the rainforest feeling sad and hungry." This tells you where the story takes place. Then, it says, "He decided to throw a big dinner for his friends." The story says, "It was a wonderful dinner." This shows when the story takes place. 3 The setting of a story is when and where a story takes place. The first sentence of this story says, "Jose opened his eyes and saw his little sister jumping on his bed." This tells you that the characters are in Jose's bedroom. Jose is just waking up in his bedroom. Then, Jose looks outside and sees snow on the ground. It snows in the winter, so the story must take place in the winter time. 4 The setting of the story tells you when and where a story takes place. The story says, "Thunder boomed and the sky flashed white on a Saturday afternoon." This tells you when the story takes place. Then it says, "She held her stuffed monkey Bambles and slid under the bed." This tells you where the story takes place. 5 The setting of a story is when and where a story takes place. The first line of this story says, "One spring day, Betsy heard a noise coming from a tree in her backyard." This tells you when and where the story takes place. 6 The setting of a story is when and where a story takes place. The story says, "They played all day in the warmth of the hot summer sun." This tells you when the story takes place. Then, it says, "Miles and Mickey loved playing hide-and-seek all over the farm." This tells you where the story takes place. 7 The setting tells when and where the story takes place. The story says, "Selena was so excited that the sun was shining. It was the perfect day to be at the park with her mom." This tells you when and where the story takes place. The rest of the story talks about what Selena and her mom do at the park. 8 The setting of a story is when and where a story takes place. The first sentence of this story says, "Donna walked home from school with her best friend, Elle." This tells you when the story takes place. Then, the story says, "When they got to Elle's house, they stopped to play in her front yard." This tells you where the story takes place. 9 The setting of a story is when and where a story takes place. The story says, "During his winter break, Michael went to visit his grandma. She lived in a big city." This tells you where and when the story takes place. The rest of the story describes what Michael does in the big city. 10 The setting of a story is when and where a story takes place. The first sentence of this story says, "Hannah and her mom went to the pet store to buy food for Hannah's dog, Bodie." This tells the reader that the story takes place at a pet store.