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Narrative Writing


Curipod generated lesson: "Narrative Writing". #1-4

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
Describe a favorite character in a story in just one word.
2. Slide
60 seconds
"Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences."
Learning objective:
3. Slide
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Narrative writing tells a story with a sequence of events. It includes characters, setting, and a plot. It has a beginning, middle, and end.
Narrative Writing
4. Slide
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Plot: The sequence of events that make up a story and the order in which they occur. Character: A person, animal, or thing that plays an important role in a story. Setting: The physical and social environment in which a story takes place.
5. Slide
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Narrative writing does not always have to be about personal experiences. It can also be about imaginary events or situations. Narrative writing can provide a great way to help 4th grade students practice summarizing, sequencing, and organizing their thoughts. Narrative writing can also be done using different perspectives, such as a first-person or third-person point of view.
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6. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: What is one way you can use descriptive details to make a narrative more interesting?
7. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: Q: What is one way to make your narrative more interesting?
8. Drawings
450 seconds
Brain break: Sure! Draw a giraffe dressed up in a polka dot lake suit joyfully splashing in puddles of water after a rain.
9. Poll
60 seconds
What is a narrative?
  • A story
  • A poem
  • A song
  • An essay
10. Poll
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What is the purpose of narrative writing?
  • To entertain or inform the reader
  • To persuade the reader to agree with you
  • To provide instructions on how to do something
11. Poll
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What is a plot?
  • The sequence of events that make up a story
  • The author's perspective on an issue
  • The main idea of an essay
12. Poll
60 seconds
What are some important elements in narrative writing?
  • Characters, setting, conflict, and resolution
  • Rhyme scheme and figurative language
  • Thesis statement and supporting evidence
13. Poll
60 seconds
What is point-of-view in narrative writing?
  • The perspective from which the story is told (first-person, third-person)
  • The author's opinion about what happens in the story
  • How long it takes for events to happen in the story

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