This engaging, student centered Common Core writing activity set includes a lesson on how to write a proper narrative with historical content. The narrative templates are intended to be used with a primary source of teacher choice.
The lesson includes:
1. Teacher instructions and timeline
2. A historical narrative explanation handout with examples
3. A Primary Source Slave Passage Reading for CLEAR explanations that relate to a Primary source for modeling purposes.
4. Two historical narrative plot diagram templates for student to organize their stories.
5. A Rubric
This activity is fun, creative and Common Core!
Making learning fun and interactive is an outstanding way to excite your social studies students. While the goal of these activities is to create excitement and to spark interest in further study, they are also standards based. This activity encourages creativity, intelligent reflection, and decision making that will help you take an active approach to teaching while inspiring your students to make their own explorations of history, writing and reading.
Tony Pavlovich Instructomania Common Core Writing, Common Core Narrative,