A full lesson unit consisting of:
Slides detailing 6 types of narrative hooks with examples from classic novels illustrating the relevant technique.
Slides offering 7 further openings from other classic novels for discussion so that students can identify narrative hooks in each case.
Notes to hand out covering the material on the slides.
Worksheet for students to complete covering the exercise on the slides.
This works well as a think-pair-share exercise or a group activity to prepare students to write a narrative essay. If offers valuable practice in composition writing.
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