This rubric and checklist set is an easy to follow resource that just focuses on the narrative writing standard.
ELACC3W3: Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
a. Establish a situation and introduce a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally.
b. Use dialogue and descriptions of actions, thoughts, and feelings to develop experiences and events or show the response of characters to situations.
c. Use temporal words and phrases to signal event order.
d. Provide a sense of closure.
The rubric gives a teacher portfolio documentation for narrative writing and the checklist helps guide a student through the editing process with focus on meeting the narrative writing standard. The checklist also helps parents understand the standards within a task.