Narrative Prewriting Activities
Students will be able to plan for a narrative writing project using various prewriting strategies.
- Discuss: What is an essay?
- Explain that an essay is a piece of writing focused on a central idea.
- Write the four main kinds of essays on the board and review each: persuasive/opinion, explanatory/informative, narrative, and descriptive.
- Touch on the features, structure, and purpose of each.