Narrative Writing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lesson

N01

Literary Terms (1)

WP01

Writing Prompt (Burglar)

N01a

Narrative Tense

N01b

Past or Present?

N02

Direct and Indirect Speech

N03

Commas in Direct Address

N04

Interjections

 

Punctuating Dialogue (Part 1)

REVISIT PUNCTUATING DIAOLOG QUIZZES: SEPARATE OUT THE "SHE EXCLAIMED" AND "SHE ASKED"

 

Punctuating Dialogue (Part 2)

 

Punctuating Dialogue (Part 3)

 

Punctuating Dialogue (Part 4)

N09

Formatting Dialogue

 

Past or Present?

 

Consider adding a lesson on story climax. (conan and treasure)

 

consider addinG a lesson on the "grandfather trick" to make sure that 1st person stories don't slip into present tense.

 

Consider adding a lesson on sentences to avoid, such as "he said this and she said that."

 

consider adding a lesson on had tense.

 

Character-driven novels vs. plot-driven novels.

 

No "it was a dream"!

 

FORMATTING DIALOG: CONSIDER MAKING ALL QUESTIONS 3RD PERSON LIMITED; OMNISCIENT IS A LITTLE CONFUSING?

 

DON'T OVERUSE QUOTATION MARKS!

 

Cover Blurb Examples

 

Story Ideas

 

Narrative Rubric