6-Word Memoir
You will describe something about
yourselves in exactly six words.
Materials
• Pencils
• 5 by 8 index card
What is a Memoir?
• A memoir is a story about your life,
important moments that you want to
share with others that tell ab...
• Create a list of 6 words that describe
what is important to you, things that are
happening in your lives right now, or
w...
• Examples:
– “Asked to quiet down, spoke louder.”
– “Wasn’t noticed so I painted a train.”
– “Left cell phone on car roof...
Sharing
• Get together with 1 - 2 classmates.
• Share your 6-word memoir.
The Fun Part
• Get a 5 x 8 index card.
• Write your 6-word memoir in large print
on the index card with your name in the
b...
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6 word memoir

  1. 1. 6-Word Memoir You will describe something about yourselves in exactly six words.
  2. 2. Materials • Pencils • 5 by 8 index card
  3. 3. What is a Memoir? • A memoir is a story about your life, important moments that you want to share with others that tell about what’s important to you, what you value, and what you want others to know.
  4. 4. • Create a list of 6 words that describe what is important to you, things that are happening in your lives right now, or words to describe you. Your Task
  5. 5. • Examples: – “Asked to quiet down, spoke louder.” – “Wasn’t noticed so I painted a train.” – “Left cell phone on car roof.” – “Working hard on my teacher look.” Write three 6-word memoirs based on your list.
  6. 6. Sharing • Get together with 1 - 2 classmates. • Share your 6-word memoir.
  7. 7. The Fun Part • Get a 5 x 8 index card. • Write your 6-word memoir in large print on the index card with your name in the bottom right had corner.
  8. 8. Watch a Video! •6-Word Memoir Video

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