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Six Word Memoir Project
Students love the six word memoir project and are inspired by the PowerPoint slides and 2 video URLs and QR codes! Load the video link or QR code videos ahead of time or engage students by having them access the video in class using their smartphone devices! Students will be eager to write multipl
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6 Word Memoirs ~ 30 minutes (or less) lesson plan
Can you write your memoir in only 6 words? It may seem like a difficult task, but this lesson will help students identify their strengths, talents and goals to write their own 6 word memoir. This lesson plan is aligned with ASCA and NYS ELA standards. Includes: ✔ lesson ✔ 6 Word Memoir Po

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Free First Day of School- Ice Breaker- Six-word Memoir
*** More than 8600 downloads! Your students should be communicating, sharing, evaluating and writing from day one! This engaging pair and share activity will have them doing just that! Can you encapsulate your life into six words? Challenge your students. You will be impressed with the results.
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Six Word Memoir Lesson Plan with Printable
6 word memoir lesson plan with printables for middle or high school Having students write a six word memoir can be a challenge and can easily lead to frustration. Fortunately in this day and age, kids are so technology savvy that they have either seen or sent a text or tweet to update their status.
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6 Word Memoirs-1:1 Compatible- Back to School Get to Know You Activity
UPDATED 8/06/18: If you previously purchased, please re-download. Resources revamped and now includes links to 1:1 Compatible Google Resources in addition to PDF copies of each resource. I absolutely LOVE using 6 word memoirs with students. I use them throughout the year for a variety of purpos
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Six Word Memoir: PDF and Google Drive Resource
Great beginning of the year activity! This activity guides students in writing their own Six Word Memoir. Students will learn the conventions of a six word memoir by looking at examples and working together to answer discussion questions regarding the medium before creating their own. A rubric has
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The Six-Word Memoir:  A Prezi, Guided Notes Page, and Teaching Guide
The six-word memoir is a popular project, but without plenty of examples and preparation, it can fall flat with students. This product includes the following: • A twenty-five slide Prezi that begins with background and Ernest Hemingway’s famous six-word novel. It covers the basic differences be
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Life in Six Words Memoirs - Creative Writing
This is a fun creative writing activity, based on the 6-word memoir contests at www.smithmag.net. Tap into creativity by getting students to brainstorm and write 6-word memoirs. My students have displayed them in the classroom. Every time I have used this activity, creativity has flowed and students
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Six-Word Memoir Writing Activity
A short writing activity in which students create a six-word memoir about themselves. Includes background information and step by step writing instructions for students to work through. Also includes a printable brainstorming worksheet.

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Six Word Memoir
A great writing activity which puts a great focus on the power of words. Using only six words, students must create a story. There is a great introduction and sample memoirs to get the creative juices flowing. A great activity for the beginning of the year!
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Using Few Words to Say A Lot : 6 Word Memoir Lesson Plan
This lesson plan will help students understand the difference between biography, autobiography, and memoir, as well as how to read a 6 word memoir and dig in to the deeper meaning behind the words. Students will also be introduced to examples of six word memoirs, as well as going through the process
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Six Word Memoirs Project
This was a great hit with my students! It was the most common answer for the question "What was your favorite project this year?" on my students' end-of-the-year class evaluations. This includes a PowerPoint that explains (and gives a bunch of examples) of Six Word Memoirs, a concept developed by L
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Open House Display Idea for Upper Grades - Six Word Memoirs
So many times, teachers of upper grades struggle with some creative idea to display student work for Open Houses or Parent Conferences. Recently, a series of books has been published based on the idea of a six-word memoir. Larry Smith and Rachel Fershleiser's books include six-word memoirs from wri
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6-Word Memoir Samples
This is a list of 6-word memoirs from the book "I Can't Keep My Own Secrets." I use 6-word memoirs as part of a longer unit on memoir. My students love getting to look through these memoirs and are often inspired by what other teens have written.
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Teaching The Great Gatsby - Six Word Memoir Activity
This activity is great for assessing whether or not students really "get" the characters and their motivations in The Great Gatsby. This is to be used as a review activity before the test. Twenty-eight six-word memoirs are given to students, and they must determine which character may have written t
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Ice Breaker Activity- 6 Word Memoir
"I asked. They answered. I wrote." Legend has it that Ernest Hemingway, a famous and celebrated author, was once challenged to write a story using only six words. This fun ice breaker activity passes on the challenge to students, with creative brainstorming prompts ("If you were a type of salsa, wha
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Six Word Memoirs
In this activity, students will create a phrase using only six words to describe their philosophy, or something they strive to live by. This could also be described as a very short story about themselves…by only using six words! And yes, words such as and, or, the, etc., count! This listing includ
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The 6 Word Memoir
Students can use this to reflect on themselves, or create one for a character in a novel or short story.
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The Six-Word Memoir
Need some creative writing but don't have a lot of time to do it? The Six-Word Memoir is perfect for the job! Creativity flows AND students don't get too "wordy." This assignment can be done in 1-2 days or extended, depending on what you do with it. Common Core Standards for Writing and a rubric is
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Six Word Memoirs Starter Worksheet
Get their creative juices flowing! This fun activity gives students prompts to create six word memoirs. Works great with free Youtube videos on Six Word Memoirs. Have students create slides with the memoirs and create a class slideshow with music!
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6 Word Memoir Back to School Activity
This is an activity that will help students to get to know one another. Provided here are teacher directions and student handouts. You can make this as in depth or as short of an activity as you want, but everything you need is provided, except for markers and paper! Students will really love to s
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6 Word Memoir Writing
This is a great activity as a preview to a memoir writing piece! This one class period activity is also a great get to know you or back to school activity! I love displaying their final 6 Word Memoirs during Back to School Night for the parents to see. Other products you might like Growth Mindset
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Six Word Memoirs
Because, like any good English teacher, I am a fan of Kelly Gallagher's, I wanted my students to complete Gallagher's six word memoirs near the beginning of the year. This helps me introduce narrative concepts, and it also helps me get to know my students. After students complete this sheet, I make
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Journal Writing:  Have Students Construct a Six-Word Memoir!
Fun! Engagement! Meaningful! Learning to write with just the right word is so important! Students love this activity! This one-page handout guides them through the process and offers some fun examples.
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