Empowering Writers

Toolbox: Narrative


What Do Book Covers Tell Us?

Reading on my iPad is great! Except for one thing! I rarely know the title of the book I’m reading because I do not see the cover. This is a problem for me because the book cover serves as the first point of contact for the story or information inside. I also tend to pick […]

Narrative Writing Diamond

The Narrative Writing Diamond

We encourage students to use the Narrative Writing Diamond as a pre-writing graphic organizer to plan their narrative stories.  This provides a simple, basic story plan on which to build. Student’s can use organizers like this to help them translate their story summary or pre-writing plan to a fully elaborated piece of writing. The Narrative […]