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The 5 Ws and 1 H Questions for Narrative Writing Poster

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A 5 Ws and 1 H poster to display in the classroom.

Use this teaching resource in the classroom as a reference when creating imaginative texts.

Print and laminate the poster, then display with your other literacy resources.

Students refer to the poster when they are identifying or planning:

  • What happened?
  • Who is it about?
  • Where did it take place?
  • When did it take place?
  • Why did it happen?
  • How did it happen?
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  • This is going to be a real good help because some kids are forgetting to make there writing interesting by using them.

    Comment by Hannah Mills on May 6, 2017 at 7:55 am

    • Victoria (Teach Starter)

      Hi Hannah,
      Thank you for your positive comment.
      We hope your students find this resource helpful during independent writing tasks.
      Kind regards,

      Comment by Victoria (Teach Starter) on May 9, 2017 at 8:41 am

  • Kitty Paterson

    My Grade 2 class love going to this poster and improving their writing and English skills. All of them have made great progress in narrative story writing because of this poster! Thanks for the help TeachStarter!

    Comment by Kitty Paterson on February 5, 2018 at 4:51 pm

    • Alison Smith Alison Smith

      Hi Kitty,
      Thanks for your positive comment. It is so good to know that your class are making great progress and are enjoying using this resource.
      Have a great day.

      Official comment by Alison Smith on February 7, 2018 at 9:04 am

  • Thanks, Victoria I’ll see how it goes
    kind regards,

    Comment by Hannah Mills on May 26, 2018 at 8:24 am

    • Kristian Kristian

      If there is anything you need assistance with on the site, please let me know.

      Official comment by Kristian on May 29, 2018 at 2:46 pm

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Resource Updates

  • Updated the title to 5 Ws and 1 H, instead of 5 W's and 1 H.

    Fix by Scott (Teach Starter) 12th May, 2017

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