Memoir - A Common Core Aligned Digital Writing Unit includes everything you need to teach Memoir to your students.
This detailed lesson takes you through, step by step, how to use the Four Square method to draft a memoir. It includes several teacher led examples of how to follow the Four Square as you draft as well as a shared writing sample before giving students the time to work independently.
This lesson is part of an entire Memoir Unit.
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Editable Unit Plan with suggested activities
Editable Lesson Plans
Editable Power Point Lesson
- Introduction Lesson*
- Sequence Lesson*
- Adding Details Lesson*
- Transitions or Time Connectors Lesson*
- Dialogue Lesson*
- Figurative Language Lesson*
- Replacing Overused Words Lesson*
- Peer Critique Lesson*
*Please click on the lesson to see a more in depth description
Check out my TC units on Chocolate Milk Argument Writing using 4 Square
and Choose Your Own Argument
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***Note to Teachers***
These lessons are completely editable. I have included examples of my own small moment and what my class has done for our shared writing piece. Please read the “notes” in the Power Point and make changes as needed to personalize your lesson!!