Engage students in a narrative writing task involving the text Owen and Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Dr. Paula Kahumba.
Narrative Writing Task:
Write a narrative from either Owen’s point of view or Mzee’s point of view. Include information and details from Owen and Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship. Your narrative should sequentially describe events that show how Owen and Mzee’s relationship builds over time. Your narrative should include a beginning, middle, and ending and include a plot. characters, conflict, and a setting.