Narrative Writing - Background Lesson Plan

Grade Levels
6th - 12th
Formats Included
  • Word Document File
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For this lesson plan, students will learn about the role of background in a story. This is an awesome lesson that looks at current stories and talks about the background/back story and how that is extremely important for narrative writing!

This is a complete standards-aligned lesson plan with resources, teaching strategies, activities, and assessments! Great for high school, but can be applicable to middle school as well.

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Teaching Duration
2 days
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse media and formats, including visually and quantitatively, as well as in words.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.


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