W.5.3b

Use narrative techniques, such as dialogue, description, and pacing, to develop experiences and events or show the responses of characters to situations.

 
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"Who's Talking to Whom?": Punctuating Dialogue

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Our readers need to be able to understand "who is talking to whom" in order to follow the sequence of events in our stories.

 
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dialogue
   

Writing a Suspense Passage to Convey a Sense of Waiting, Mental Uncertainty, or Excitement

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

The best part of surprises is the excitement that leads up to the "reveal"!

 
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"Who's Talking to Whom?": Dialogue in Settings, Characters and Events

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Dialogue lets our readers believe they are inside our stories hearing and feeling the events as they occur.

 
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callie german
   

Plotting to Sustain Suspense

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Suspense builds excitement and interest for our readers. To become a good writer we first need to learn the steps to creating suspense before we can apply it to our own stories.

 
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suspense
   

Post Assessment of Narrative Writing Skills to Determine Understanding

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Post assessments give us the opportunity to show others how much and how well we have learned.

 
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Internet Research Reveals Different Opinions of the War

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Our American's Revolution - A Time For Change
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Our American's Revolution - A Time For Change
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

The internet gives us facts and opinions about any subject. We can use this information to understand how a person's perspective affects how he or she sees events in history.

 
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Main Events - Slow Down and Wait For Me!

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

This is the big idea of our stories and where we can use our stories to excite, entertain, or scare our readers. To do this we need to describe - describe - describe!

 
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slow it down
   

Nature's Fury: Performance Task Continued

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Nature's Fury - Part III
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Nature's Fury - Part III
Christina Jarvi
Easton, MD
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Let's create strong narratives!

 
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