Use narrative techniques, such as dialogue, pacing, and description, to develop experiences, events, and/or characters.
A template for use when planning a narrative text.
Paragraph of the Week PowerPoint - Literary Paragraphs
A Paragraph of the Week PowerPoint presentation to use when setting up this writing strategy in your classroom.
Detailed Character Profile Worksheet
A worksheet for students to use when building a character for a story.
Comic Strip Templates
A set of templates for students to write their own comics.
Assorted Writing Prompts Calendar – Upper Grades
Monthly writing calendar with 240 writing prompts for the year.
Roll to Create a Superhero Comic
A fun, hands-on activity using a die and a chart to create a comic strip story.
Narrative Writing Pack
A narrative writing teaching pack containing 9 worksheets and posters.
Fairy Tales Narrative Writing Pack
A fairy tale themed narrative writing teaching pack containing 8 worksheets and posters.
Writing a Narrative - Template
A template to use when planning a narrative text.
Narrative Sentence Starter Cards
Thirty sentence starter cards for narratives.
Narrative Writing Poster
A poster to encourage your students to think about narrative writing.
Choose Your Own Destiny - Writing Template
Students use a template to help them write stories with alternative pathways for their friends to read.
Plan Your Own Adventure - Writing Template
Students use a template to help them plan stories with alternative pathways for their friends to read.
Narrative Writing Stimulus Wheels
5 writing wheels that provide stimulus ideas for narrative writing.
What's At Stake Poster
A poster to display in your classroom when teaching students how to build characters for a story.
Assorted Writing Prompts Grid
A writing grid with 20 writing prompts.
Roll to Create a Halloween Story
A fun, hands-on Halloween activity using a die and a chart to create a narrative text.
Storytelling Finger Puppets Template
A set of 15 finger puppets that can be used to spark the imagination for creative writing or to perform puppet shows.
MLK Day Task Cards
Challenge students to think about the work of Martin Luther King, Jr. with this set of 13 writing task cards.
Narrative Features - Developing a Plot
A 60 minute lesson in which students will develop a plot for a narrative which includes a setting, characters and a problem to be solved.