Developing Narrative Writing Skills Unit Plan - Year 3 and Year 4

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15 x lessons | Suitable for years: 3 - 4

This English unit addresses the narrative text type, specifically how to plan and write an engaging story.

It consists of 15 lessons of approximately 60 minutes duration.

The sequence of lessons and suggested time frames should be regarded as a guide only; teachers should pace lessons in accordance with the individual learning needs of their class.

An independent writing task, which may couple as an assessment task, is included in the unit. The number of lessons required to complete this task may vary from class to class.

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  • Samuel James
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    What a wonderful unit thank you!

    • Brittany Collins
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      We are so glad you are enjoying this unit plan!

  • Bianca Page
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    Is there any update on when this issue will be rectified? I can see this post is from 2 months ago, however multiple resources are still missing from this unit plan.

    • Randi Smith
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      We are currently experiencing a technical issue that is resulting in some files not downloading correctly. We are working hard to get this rectified ASAP. We apologise for the inconvenience.

  • Hayley La'Brooy
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    Hi Paul, It's been a month and I am still unable to open this unit plan.

    • Brittany Collins
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      Hi Hayley, We're sorry to hear you're having trouble. Please contact us at [email protected] and we'll help you work through the problem.

  • Ann Hansen
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    I too have just downloaded this and many parts aren't working

    • Paul (Teach Starter)
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      Hi Ann, We're sorry to hear you're having trouble. Please contact us at [email protected] and we'll help you work through the problem.

  • Hayley La'Brooy
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    Hi, I reported this as broken about 2 weeks ago. I understand the team is trying their best to have this unit plan back up and running. Do you know when this will be? Thanks.

    • Paul (Teach Starter)
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      Hi Hayley, We're sorry for the delay in rectifying this problem. We are working on it and hope to have it fixed soon. Apologies for the inconvenience this issue has caused.

  • Jessica Doolan
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    Hi, multiple of these lessons are broken and when downloaded are 0kb and cant be downloaded :(

    • Paul (Teach Starter)
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      Hi Jessica, Over the past few days, we have experienced a few website hiccups. If you had trouble downloading a resource or using the website during this time, we are very sorry. We know this is a very busy time for you. Although our team is working tirelessly to resolve the issue, a small number of resources may be currently unavailable for download. If you receive an error message when attempting to download a resource, please submit let us know via the Report an Error tab above the comments section so we can restore the resources quickly for you. Rest assured that we are here for you and ready to support you in all the ways you teach.

  • VickieP
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    How could I use this (or another narrative unit) for a QLD 2/3 class please?

  • Katrina
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    Hi, I've just gone through this unit in preparation for teaching Narratives to Yr 3 in 2020! It looks fantastic and I can't wait to put it in action. I'd love to hear feedback from others about how this unit went for them. :)

    • Kristian
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      HI Katrina, Thank you for your lovely comment. I am so glad you are enjoying our resources. If anyone has feedback, we'd love to hear from you.

  • Casey Gagle
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    Is there a rubric for this particular unit?

  • Mel Petrovski
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    Thanks Steph. I found it last night after I posted. I really appreciate the link though :-)

    • Stephanie (Teach Starter)
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      You're most welcome!

  • Mel Petrovski
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    Would love to see an extension of this for Year 5 and 6 if possible! Your resources are fantastic!

  • Colleen Williams
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    I just love your units of work and ll the attachments . Are you planning to do more of these?

    • Stephanie (Teach Starter)
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      Thank you for the lovely feedback, Colleen! Yes, the unit plans are very high on our list of priorities. You will definitely be seeing more of them! Kind regards, Steph