Personal Narrative Writing Unit and Craft - Teachers Pay Teachers Spring Writing

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I have been using this with my second grade students for several years! Great templates to walk them through the process of a personal narrative.
Lots of good stuff here! Love that there are plenty of options to use. Thanks for this very helpful resource!
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UPDATED: April 2023! This Personal Narrative Paragraph Writing Unit will help your students master narrative writing for ANY TOPIC. This step-by-step, differentiated, low-prep, and engaging resource will help your students write an authentic narrative writing piece. More importantly, this standards based unit will give your students the confidence to find their writing voice!

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This resource includes the following for SPRING:

1. Vocabulary in Color and B/W

3. Toppers/Crafts (15 in ALL. In addition to the crafts listed below)

Includes the following for Narrative Writing, ANY TOPIC:

➊ Narrative Writing Anchor Charts/Posters (in color and B/W)

➋ Sentence Starters/Stems, Transitions

➌ Drafting/Writing Graphic Organizers

➍ Narrative Writing Checklist

➎ Publishing Pages (primary/upper lined paper)

➏ Instructions for Use

➐ Kid Templates for Craftivity/Page Topper (You will ♥ how these look on a bulletin board!)

After your writing, you can continue to use this resource with ANY topic or theme. I laminate the sentence starters & put them in my writing center and in my students' writing folders! This resource has helped my students "break the code" to writing a narrative. I'm sure it will help your writers too!

**Great tool to support your EL students.**

Aligned to CCSS, TEKS, & VA SOL Standards

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90 PDF + Google Slides
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write narratives in which they recount two or more appropriately sequenced events, include some details regarding what happened, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide some sense of closure.
Write narratives in which they recount a well-elaborated event or short sequence of events, include details to describe actions, thoughts, and feelings, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide a sense of closure.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.


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