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Writing Your Own Story
- Students are familiar with the terms: plot, character, setting, moral of a story and point of view.
- Students are familiar with the writing process (brainstorming, drafting, revising, etc.)
In this lesson, students will be able to:
- identify different types of stories, as well as significant elements in a story.
- recall and relate, in their own words, the major parts of a story and its supporting details.
- discuss their own and others' understanding of various community and cultural traditions, in various times and places, as portrayed in texts.
- create a new story or re-design a familiar one.
Exploring Aboriginal Stories
The teacher will retell an Aboriginal story using Storytelling Hints and invite the students to explore a variety of story examples.
Writing a Cultural Story
Students will write their own original story or re-write a story they are familiar with.
Writing a Story