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Narrative Leads and Hooks
Use this to teach various writing styles to begin their personal experience narratives.
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Mentor Sentences from YA Lit - Types of Sentences and Narrative Leads
Do your students struggle with identifying sentence types? Can they use what they know about grammatical sentence structures to develop strong narrative leads? These engaging and analytical mentor sentence questions can help with both! The sentences are designed so that you can teach grammar more
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Narrative Leads Using Mentor Texts
This graphic organizer allows students to see examples of different leads in mentor texts, and allows them to try each lead in their writing journal in order to find the perfect fit for their narrative writing. This resource includes: -Graphic organizer with 5 examples of leads from mentor texts -G
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Writing a Narrative Lead
This powerpoint presentation explains what Narrative Leads are and gives examples of many different types of leads a student can use to "hook" their reader into their story right from the start. Some of the examples include: Question, Announcement,Opinion,Personal Experience, Figurative Language, “
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Writing Narrative Leads / Hooks
Get your students to hook their readers write from the start with this narrative leads / hooks lesson. With multiple examples, this straightforward lesson will help your students to discover what makes powerful narrative writing. This includes a brief minilesson followed by a printable worksheet f
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Narrative leads - minilesson
Page 1: Show students exemplar 'leads" from published literature. Ask students, "Which book would you read? What about this lead do you find interesting?" Label the examples of specific types of leads. **This is a printout from a Padlet I created. I am happy to share the link for digital, interacti
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Ready Gen Narrative Leads
The hardest part of writing is to begin. These helped my the student to work on engaging the reader with a catchy beginning.
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Personal Narrative Leads (Ask / Answer)
This resource contains multiple examples of personal narrative ask and answer leads, a graphic organizer that includes possible personal narrative story ideas so that students can practice creating leads, and a blank graphic organizer so that students can come up with the story ideas and the leads.
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Narrative Leads: Writers, Hook Your Readers!
Grabbing and holding the reader's’ attention at the beginning is what makes or breaks a story. The lead or hook is an important element of the story and should take thought and effort. This resource will help kids spice up that intro by making them familiar with eight different engaging leads to us
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Writing Narrative Leads
Here is a handout students can use to identify the characteristics of a good lead, and to practice using those techniques in their writing.
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Narrative Leads Chart
This is a chart I created for my students to put into their writing notebooks. Together we will read an anchor text for each lead type and fill in the chart together.
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Narrative Leads "Surgery" NO PREP
This thematic, interactive activity was designed to help students write more effective leads/hooks. Students become "Writing Surgeons" and operate on "Leads" that are suffering from "Boring-itis!" This activity includes task cards, an anchor chart, recording sheets, and an example to do as a whole g
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Narrative Leads
Writers experiment with the most powerful ways to start their stories. Help your students play with beginnings by studying mentor beginnings from other middle school writers. Encourage students to read first to experience the story and second to notice the craft moves that each writer used to bring
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Narrative Leads Powerpoint
This Powerpoint presentation includes 5 different types of leads that can be used to effectively grab the reader's attention in any story. Examples of each type are included, as well as hints and tips to use the technique successfully. Students will select 2 types of leads to experiment with to be
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Narrative Unit: Grades 6-8
This narrative unit is directly aligned to Common Core Writing and Language standards, and is designed for students in grades 6-8. This unit will lead you and your students through the process of writing personal narratives. There are more than 65 pages which include: Suggested Lesson and Resourc
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How Will I Start My Writing? Strong Leads for Stronger Writers
*Revised 2017* Our students have so many wonderful ideas, but it’s often so hard for them to figure out how to start a story! Having examples of strong leads can help spark a fantastic start to their writing. Hang these posters in your room for lasting examples of the major types of narrative leads
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Common Core Aligned Personal Narrative Unit: Grades 4 & 5
This personal narrative unit is directly aligned to Common Core Writing and Language standards. This unit will lead you and your students through the process of writing personal narratives. There are more than 55 pages which include: Suggested Lesson and Resource Scope and Sequence Day One Lesson
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Christmas Narrative Writing Unit & Activities for Middle School
This academically challenging and FUN Christmas Narrative Writing Unit and Activities is perfect for your middle school (and 5th grade) students! With 19 pages of excellent content, you can be sure your students will be pushed in their creative narrative writing! **SAVE OVER 25% ON THIS RESOURCE an

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Halloween Writing Prompts: Spooky Story Starters for Narrative Writing
Set a spooky mood in your Secondary ELA classroom this October with these chilling Halloween story starter writing prompts. Get your students writing for enjoyment while also revising and editing their work to meet the rigor of the Common Core Standards.This product features 24 engaging story starte
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Writer's Workshop Unit: Raising the Quality of Personal Narrative
This unit for students is based on the Lucy Calkins series. The unit develops understanding of turning points, generating ideas based on feelings, story arch, narrative leads, choosing seed ideas, adding details, self and peer editing checklists, and a rubric.
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Leads- Narrative and Realistic Fiction
This product allows students explore and experiment various leads to use in their narrative writing or realistic fiction stories. Have your students think about their leads on a deeper level by analyzing the effect of starting their stories in different ways. This product includes: --6 Instructiona
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Imaginative Story Writing -- The Hook
This two-page sheet is great for whole-class instruction to guide students through understanding the narrative lead. It shows a variety of examples of what not to do and how to make it better. Students will reflect on what makes the good examples effective story starters. You can get this and four
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Writing Charts
These charts are for students’ use in their writing notebooks, but also for teachers! At the beginning of the year, one of the most important things we can do for our students is teach them how to get ideas for their own personal narratives. This will lead to better writing in other genres. More
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Lucy Calkins Grade 4 The Arc of Story: Writing Realistic Fiction Session 12 PPT
This is a PPT to introduce Lucy Calkin's 4th Grade Writing Unit, The Arc of Story: Writing Realistic Fiction. It includes a learning target, original teacher exemplar, and summarizes Session 12. It shows students how to use a checklist to edit their overall narrative, lead, transitions, ending, an
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