Fiction, Nonfiction
What's the difference?

 
Fiction is a story that is created from your imagination. 

Nonfiction is a true story about real people and real events.
 



 



 

Fiction


Little Miss Muffett


This is an example of a story created by an author's imagination so it is fiction.
A spider does not come and sit down beside us.
 



 
Nonfiction

 




Fiction

 

 


White House


 A story about the White House and who lives in it today would be nonfiction.
The White House is a real place today and the President of the United States is a real person.
 

 




 


Nonfiction

 




 

Fiction
 


Gingerbread House


This is an example of a story created by an author's imagination so it is fiction
  We can't eat candy off our house.
 




Nonfiction


 

Fiction


Neil Armstrong


A story about Neil Armstrong and the first time a man landed on the moon would be nonfiction.
Neil Armstrong is a real person and he was the first man on the moon.
 

Nonfiction



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