SESSION 5 | Grades K-12 / ELL All Levels | HANDOUT
Know the narrative non-negotiables
Introduce the writing modes
Tie the three major writing standards to the author’s purpose.
Purchase additional narrative-writing resources.
Honor that stories require conflict
Introduce Setup, Mix-up, Fix-up and provide writing templates for primary students.
Utilize the planning tool your students are most familiar with.
Start with the middle
Brainstorm different types of problems based on the characters within each setting.