See the entire "Special Place" personal narrative writing lesson by downloading the preview.
Do students struggle to understand all the components of good narrative writing?
This is a complete writing unit in one easy-to-use scaffolded guide. Scaffolding information is the sequencing of content, materials, and tasks. All terms are defined within the guide. Simply move through the materials, with students, bit-by-bit as time allows.
The guide includes:
An anchor chart
A cover for student materials
Brainstorming a list of special places
Writing a wow title (with examples)
Writing a big beginning (with examples)
Writing a mighty middle (with examples)
Writing an exciting ending (with examples)
Drafting guidelines with a writer's checklist
A cover page with illustration directions
Here's another personal narrative but with an academic twist.
A way to quickly improve student writing is "Writing Anchor Charts And Student Writing Resources."
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