What is multigenre writing, and how can you use it in your classroom? This Common Core, across-curriculum, interactive presentation includes:
Fact-based/non-fiction or fictional
Defining: "Multi" and "Genre"
Student examples of multigenre projects
Interactive small group activity for introducing multigenre
Research and extra resources on multigenres
2 levels of assignments: lower and upper
Brainstorming Topics chart
Find Your Topic graphic organizer
Multigenre list for choosing types of writings
Peer Workshopping guide
Ready to use with students, and a great way to re-visit an old topic or to revive research essays, whether using non-fiction or fiction. Can be used to introduce topics or as assessment for unit or research for any discipline.. Multigenre activities are engaging, educational, meaningful, and fun.