This activity is great for teaching about personal narratives at the start of the school year! Students will be able to share one special thing they did during the summer, through writing aligned to the common core standards. The following items are included in this product:
-What is a Personal Narrative
-Brainstorming Graphic Organizer
-Pre Writing Graphic Organizer
-2 Draft Versions (one with prompts and one without)
-Final Copy Writing Paper (color and black and white)
-Peer Edit Checklist
-Writing Rubric to Grade Student Work
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Common Core Standards Covered:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.3 Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.3a Establish a situation and introduce a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.3b Use dialogue and descriptions of actions, thoughts, and feelings to develop experiences and events or show the response of characters to situations.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.3c Use temporal words and phrases to signal event order.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.3d Provide a sense of closure
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.5 With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, and editing.