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Calgary, AB - 1 day Narrative or 2-day with Expository

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February 22, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Narrative – Thursday, February 22, 2018
Expository – Friday, February 23, 2018

This Narrative workshop is geared for any teacher responsible for teaching narrative writing with a focus on grades 2-7. Understand the key characteristics of narrative writing as well as a proven, practical, research-based methodology that works in the real world of the classroom! Come away with specific lesson plans with clear objectives that empower you to:

  • understand the characteristics of a range of narrative types of stories: character/problem/solution, personal experience, imaginative, realistic fiction
  • explore the reading-writing connection
  • learn specific strategies for writing entertaining beginnings
  • write relevant, vivid elaborative detail
  • build suspense
  • develop fully-elaborated main events
  • craft satisfying extended story endings
  • receive powerful exemplars of narrative writing for classroom use
  • address the personal experience narrative

*You can now register for the next day’s Expository Workshop to make this a 2-day Writing Workshop. You will be given the option to attend the Expository during your registration for the Narrative.

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February 22, 2018
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 AM


Lynn Bruce

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Narrative Registration Only (US dollars)


Registration with the Comprehensive Narrative Writing Guide (required for the workshop) (US dollars)


Registration with BOTH the Comprehensive Narrative Guide and a 1 yr subscription to EWOnline (US dollars)


*prices include shipping & handling, plus sales tax where applicable. If your registration includes materials they will be distributed at the workshop. For Editing & Revising workshops, ordered student books will be shipped after the workshop.


Calgary – Royal Executive Inn
2828 - 23rd St. NE
Calgary, Alberta T2E 8T4 Canada
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