Narratives in Contemporary Issues. A Look at Stories That are Important to Us. Key Skills:. In Reading Informational Text, students will be able to: analyze and evaluate whether the structure of an exposition makes points clear, convincing, and engaging. Key Skills:. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Narratives in Contemporary Issues
A Look at Stories That are Important to Us
Key Skills:In Reading Informational Text, students will be able to:
analyze and evaluate whether the structure of an exposition makes points clear, convincing, and engaging.
Key Skills:In Writing, students will be able to: Engage and orient audience in narratives and establish the significance of the problem, situation, or observation
Key Skills:• Establish one or multiple points of
view• Purposefully sequence events using a
variety of techniques• Use narrative techniques to develop
experiences, events and/or characters • Sequence events so they build on
each other to create a particular tone or outcome
Key Skills:• Use word choice appropriate to the
purpose and audience of the narrative
• Use word choice to convey a vivid picture of experiences, events, setting, and/or characters
• Provide a conclusion that follows from and reflects on what is experienced, observed or resolved over the course of the narrative.
The Process1. Students will pick a topic and research it.
2. Students will create images (8-10) to tell their story (no words on the slides)
The Process Continued3. After telling the story through images, students will end with a piece of flash nonfiction
(a brief piece of prose condensed to one slide that tells a story that is connected or related to the chosen topic)
The Process Continued4. End the presentation with a works cited page.
5. Place the presentation in our English III shared folder.
Point ValuesOne Person: 50/50 pointsTwo People: 25/25 points each
We will begin presenting our narratives to the class starting Thursday.