Anecdote via Common Core (Not Antidote!)

Anecdote via Common Core (Not Antidote!)
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Common Core Standards
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Using these engaging activities aligned with Common Core Standards, your students will write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, relevant descriptive details, and well-structured event sequences.

They will engage and orient the reader by establishing a context and point of view and introducing a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally and logically. They will use narrative techniques, such as dialogue, pacing, description, and reflection, to develop experiences, events, and/or characters.

They will practice using precise words and phrases, relevant descriptive details, and sensory language to capture the action and convey experiences and events.

They will provide a conclusion that follows from and reflects on the narrated experiences or events.

Most important, they will write routinely to increase their writing stamina.

I offer an easy-to-use series of prompts and guidelines you can present as a Powerpoint, or even print out and use as task cards.

I wish you success.

Margaret South

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Here’s a classroom favorite you might enjoy, my “Lion King” Movie Guide, focusing on Elements of Fiction, including Powerpoint and Worksheets.

© 2015 Margaret South. All rights reserved. Purchase of this unit entitles the purchaser the right to reproduce the pages in limited quantities for classroom use only. Duplication for an entire school, an entire school system or commercial purposes is strictly forbidden without written permission from the publisher. Margaret South,

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© 2015 Margaret South

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27 slides + worsksheets
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1 month
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