This Getting Personal/Concept Mapping Narratives : Language Arts, Creative Writing, Peer Editing lesson plan also includes:
After reading and discussing examples of personal narratives, groups of young scholars highlight elements of the text that emphasize setting, conflict and private thoughts. Class members then work independently to create a concept map of a scene from their own lives. Next, they write the scene incorporating these elements of narrative writing. Finally, they proceed through stages of the writing process and practice peer revision.