A comprehensive unit to teach students how to write personal memoirs of all types. The unit includes six merged documents : 1) definitions of all memoir styles 2) practice sheet matching the type of memoir to a description 3) a quiz on the memoir styles 4) a writing assignment for a collection of memoirs that can be shared with other students and can be used as a major grade 5) a scoring rubric for the assignment 6) a peer response form for peer editing of the memoir collection assignment prior to grading.
There are two companion PowerPoints for this unit. The documents are titled "Planning the Personal Narrative in General" and "Writing the Coming of Age Memoir". You can find these two PowerPoints in our store.