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How can you use sensory details to help your readers experience your personal narrative?

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1. Slide
60 seconds
Personal Narrative - A story that is written from a first-person point of view and recounts a personal experience or event. Plot - The sequence of events in a story that are related to each other. Theme - The underlying message or main idea of a story.
2. Slide
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Personal narrative writing is often used to help students reflect on their own experiences and values. Personal narratives can include a wide range of topics, ranging from personal experiences to universal themes. When writing a personal narrative, it is important to focus on a specific moment in time rather than a broader event or idea.
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3. Open question
300 seconds
How can you use sensory details to help your readers experience your personal narrative?
4. Open question
300 seconds
¿Cómo puedes utilizar detalles sensoriales para ayudar a tus lectores a experimentar tu narrativa personal?
5. Drawings
450 seconds
Draw a robot planting flowers in a garden.
6. Open question
300 seconds
How has writing a personal narrative help you reflect on your own experiences?
7. Open question
300 seconds
What did you learn about yourself from writing your personal narrative?
8. Poll
60 seconds
What is the goal of a personal narrative?
  • To tell a story about your own experiences and share them with others
  • To provide information about a topic
  • To persuade others to believe in your point of view
9. Poll
60 seconds
Which point of view is typically used in personal narratives?
  • Third person
  • Second person
  • First person
10. Drawings
450 seconds
Draw a worm driving a tiny car
11. Poll
60 seconds
What should be included in the conclusion of a personal narrative?
  • Reflection on what was learned, final thoughts, and ending statement
  • Main ideas rephrased from each paragraph
  • New evidence that supports main ideas
12. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: What strategies can you use to make the writing of a personal narrative more interesting and engaging for readers?

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