Memoir Independent Reading Project

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Challenge your students with real-world mentor texts

With the push to incorporate more non-fiction texts and to improve the way students respond to writing prompts it is imperative that we find real world examples of non-fiction texts to engage them. By letting them choose topics that interest them and then analyzing the techniques used by the authors we can effectively bolster our students’ reading comprehension and writing skills simultaneously.

Use the included sheets to help your students examine full length memoir mentor texts in order to hone their analytical skills as well as identify writing traits they can use in their own writing.

These sheets include graphic organizers and reader response sheets. I have also included three versions of the initial assignment handout. One has a list of suggested memoirs that has some titles only appropriate for Juniors/Seniors or College Students. One has titles that are more appropriate for all high schoolers. The third doesn't list titles and allows you the most control. In this way the product can be used with a wide range of students!

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Memoir Independent Reading Project
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