Your complete, step-by-step solution for teaching fiction writing! This unit on Imagined Narratives is a guided write. You will teach the writing process over ten lessons, from introducing the concept through peer review and publishing.You get everything you need in this packet:~ 10-step lesson plan
Students will definitely "Write On!" and on and on, when exposed to these 21 reflective and creative narrative writing prompts. These engaging prompts are aligned with Writing Standards 3-4 for grades 4-7.Use the prompts during writing workshop either for a whole group, small group, or an individua
This unit includes...
1. Elements of an imagine narrative notes
2. S.C.E.P.E.S. mini poster and planning pages
3. Worksheet to create a believable main character
4. Blank plot and an example plot
5. Dialogue exit slips to quick check work
6. Student self-checks
7. Peer revision worksheet
This was a freebie on the first day that I added it. Click the "follow me" button so you'll know when I add new items for free on their first day!This is an essential question and focus questions Thinking Map way to introduce 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10th grade writing standard CCSS W.6.3, 7.3, 8.3, 9.3, and
Hello all!I had so much fun creating this Halloween writing activity. If you download this i would absolutely love to know what you think, this is only my second activity so ALL feedback is good feedback. Attached you will find a PDF document of three writing styles, Informative/Explanatory, Imagine
This Writing from Lists: I Can’t Imagine Life Without… activity is a sure-fire way to get your students’ pencils flying! Creating lists and then writing from those lists is a tried-and-true inspiration technique that writers have used for ages. I’ve found no better way to get my students (even the m
These lessons are a series of fun, step-by step, kid loving PowerPoint writing lessons, which teach students to write a personal narrative while teaching writing vocabulary. The lessons are easy for kids to understand and build a foundation with each lesson. The lessons give students the opportunity
Fictional Narrative Story Writing Unit: 4 Weeks (Grade 6 CCSS)This is a four-week fictional narrative writing unit I wrote for sixth grade. I wrote this unit for our district and the plan is followed by all the sixth grade writing teachers so the lessons are written to be easily followed day by day
20 Writing prompts based on getting the writer to zoom in on small moments.Short writing prompts to help your students think in terms of small ‘seed’ stories rather than larger ‘watermelon’ topics. Students will have to imagine themselves in the situations. Perfect for warm ups, mini lessons, mornin
Imagined Life is an incredibly engaging podcast and perfect for use in the English classroom. Named Best New Podcast of 2018 as well as Best Podcast on the Human Condition, Imagined Life will thrust your students into a unique story of obstacles and growth while using narrative elements that model t
This toolkit is designed to help you identify the intervention your students need in writing and know exactly what lesson to do to help them grow! 72 strategy cards help you intervene meaningfully at every step of the writing process.This resource is a .zip file. The files inside the zip file are no
This writer's workshop unit has everything you need to introduce and develop fictional narrative/imaginative writing in your classroom! Your students will use photos to imagine and create original characters, setting, problem, and solution.This unit includes:*10 step by step lessons to teach imagin
When purchased, you will receive a link to make a copy of the folder containing the slides for all 21 lessons.After purchasing the printed materials from the publisher, this supplement helps the planning and implementation of this unit. This cannot be effectively used without first purchasing the pr
This student directed Halloween narrative writing lesson is for grades 6 - 8. It allows students to independently write a narrative story about a haunted house that is real or imagined. Students will brainstorm ideas, build their paragraphs, edit their papers, write their final paper, and grade th
What is a deleted scene?This writing unit is specifically designed to meet the standards for narrative writing. Students select a scene from a text that most likely happened, but the author didn’t write about or only mentioned briefly without many details. This could be in between the plot events
Ready to bring some creative writing into your lit unit, using the current book as the ultimate mentor text? Write a scene or short story based on the book to put your students in the role of author!This narrative writing assignment is ready to use for any literature unit OR a student’s choice YA no
Personal Narrative Prewriting Mini-unit
This package includes:
- An interactive Power Point presentation that explains personal narrative, sensory language, figurative language, and dialogue.
- Cloze notes and key to keep students engaged.
- Student-centered writing opportunities.
Open with a POW! and Close with a BANG!
Can’t get your students to start a narrative with anything other than the “Have you ever …???” question? And when it comes to ending a narrative, do they struggle because they don’t know how to end one other than with the words “The End?”
This bundle wil
Great for visual-spatial learners, nonverbal ability, ELL, and fun for all!
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When purchased, you will receive a link to make a copy of the folder containing the slides for all 5 lessons.After purchasing the printed materials from the publisher, this supplement helps the planning and implementation of this unit. This cannot be effectively used without first purchasing the pri
Imagine Texas provides intriguing writing prompts for your Texas history students. Various writing techniques and skills are employed to give your students practice in not only putting their thoughts and stories into words, but also understanding and remembering Texas's amazing and unforgettable his
These sixteen personal narrative prompts follow the STAAR format for Texas teachers, but they are also useful for teachers in Common Core states. They are designed to give students confidence as they respond to writing assessment situations. Prompts are broad and open-ended, allowing students wid