McGraw-Hill
5
Narrating: Memories
5-25-2
McGraw-Hill
Learning Outcomes
• Identify real world applications for writing a
narrative.
• Understand the steps fo...
5-35-3
McGraw-Hill
Real World Applications
(LO 5.1)
School
– Retell an important event.
– Share experiences.
Daily Life
– ...
5-45-4
McGraw-Hill
Steps for Writing a Narrative
(LO 5.2)
• Begin with an engaging introduction.
• Establish the time and ...
5-55-5
McGraw-Hill
Steps for Writing a Narrative
(contd.)
• Present the details in a logical sequence.
• Use dialogue effe...
5-65-6
McGraw-Hill
Narrating in the Context of
Memories (LO 5.3)
Writing about an image:
• Consider what the image represe...
5-75-7
McGraw-Hill
Narrating in the Context of
Memories (contd.)
Media connection for solving a problem:
• Exploring media...
5-85-8
McGraw-Hill
The Rhetorical Star (LO5.4)
Subject
• Chose a subject that
has personal
significance to you.
5-95-9
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The Rhetorical Star (LO5.4)
Audience
• Establish who the
readers will be and
what they will need
to kno...
5-105-10
McGraw-Hill
The Rhetorical Star (LO5.4)
Purpose
• Select the reason for
writing the essay.
5-115-11
McGraw-Hill
The Rhetorical Star (LO5.4)
Strategy
• Decide if you will
use other writing
strategies in addition
to...
5-125-12
McGraw-Hill
The Rhetorical Star (LO5.4)
Design
• Create a design that
will enhance the
narrative essay.
5-135-13
McGraw-Hill
Applying the Writing Process
(LO 5.5)
Discovering
• Consider skimming the chapter for ideas.
• Try ma...
5-145-14
McGraw-Hill
Applying the Writing Process
(contd.)
Planning
• List everything you can remember about
your topic.
•...
5-155-15
McGraw-Hill
Applying the Writing Process
(contd.)
Composing
• Write a first draft using the nine steps
for writin...
5-165-16
McGraw-Hill
Applying the Writing Process
(contd.)
Getting Feedback
• Have someone read the rough draft and
answer...
5-175-17
McGraw-Hill
Applying the Writing Process
(contd.)
Revising
• Make sure you have enough specific details
and trans...
5-185-18
McGraw-Hill
Applying the Writing Process
(contd.)
Editing
• Check your grammar and punctuation.
• Watch for a con...
5-195-19
McGraw-Hill
Applying the Writing Process
(contd.)
Proofreading
• Read your essay an additional time.
• Look for t...
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  1. 1. McGraw-Hill 5 Narrating: Memories
  2. 2. 5-25-2 McGraw-Hill Learning Outcomes • Identify real world applications for writing a narrative. • Understand the steps for writing a narrative. • Interpret images and narrative readings about memories. • Analyze the rhetorical star for narrating. • Apply the steps for writing a narrative.
  3. 3. 5-35-3 McGraw-Hill Real World Applications (LO 5.1) School – Retell an important event. – Share experiences. Daily Life – Write a personal journal. – Post in a data-sharing forum. Career – Share previous experience. – Document an issue.
  4. 4. 5-45-4 McGraw-Hill Steps for Writing a Narrative (LO 5.2) • Begin with an engaging introduction. • Establish the time and place. • Keep a consistent point of view. • Keep a consistent verb tense. • Include plenty of details and sensory appeal.
  5. 5. 5-55-5 McGraw-Hill Steps for Writing a Narrative (contd.) • Present the details in a logical sequence. • Use dialogue effectively. • Include visual aids if appropriate. • End with a thought-provoking conclusion.
  6. 6. 5-65-6 McGraw-Hill Narrating in the Context of Memories (LO 5.3) Writing about an image: • Consider what the image represents. • Determine what emotions are conveyed. • Make connections to your own memories.
  7. 7. 5-75-7 McGraw-Hill Narrating in the Context of Memories (contd.) Media connection for solving a problem: • Exploring media may help you to better understand methods for narration. • Making personal connections may also provide insight.
  8. 8. 5-85-8 McGraw-Hill The Rhetorical Star (LO5.4) Subject • Chose a subject that has personal significance to you.
  9. 9. 5-95-9 McGraw-Hill The Rhetorical Star (LO5.4) Audience • Establish who the readers will be and what they will need to know about your narrative.
  10. 10. 5-105-10 McGraw-Hill The Rhetorical Star (LO5.4) Purpose • Select the reason for writing the essay.
  11. 11. 5-115-11 McGraw-Hill The Rhetorical Star (LO5.4) Strategy • Decide if you will use other writing strategies in addition to narration to tell your story.
  12. 12. 5-125-12 McGraw-Hill The Rhetorical Star (LO5.4) Design • Create a design that will enhance the narrative essay.
  13. 13. 5-135-13 McGraw-Hill Applying the Writing Process (LO 5.5) Discovering • Consider skimming the chapter for ideas. • Try making a list of meaningful events from your past. • Visit local events or restaurants for ideas. • Use the journalist’s questions to generate ideas about your subject.
  14. 14. 5-145-14 McGraw-Hill Applying the Writing Process (contd.) Planning • List everything you can remember about your topic. • Try numbering your events or creating an outline or cluster. • Follow a chronological sequence.
  15. 15. 5-155-15 McGraw-Hill Applying the Writing Process (contd.) Composing • Write a first draft using the nine steps for writing a narrative. • Don’t focus on grammar or punctuation yet. • Keep your point in mind.
  16. 16. 5-165-16 McGraw-Hill Applying the Writing Process (contd.) Getting Feedback • Have someone read the rough draft and answer the peer review questions. • Consider getting a third opinion as well.
  17. 17. 5-175-17 McGraw-Hill Applying the Writing Process (contd.) Revising • Make sure you have enough specific details and transitions to help the reader follow your narrative flow. • Remove, add, or rearrange ideas when necessary.
  18. 18. 5-185-18 McGraw-Hill Applying the Writing Process (contd.) Editing • Check your grammar and punctuation. • Watch for a consistent verb tense. • Look for a consistent point of view.
  19. 19. 5-195-19 McGraw-Hill Applying the Writing Process (contd.) Proofreading • Read your essay an additional time. • Look for typographical errors. • Make final corrections.

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