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Houghton Mifflin Reading Curriculum Resources


Grade 4, Theme 1: Journeys


Reading-Writing Workshop: Personal Narrative

Reading-Writing Workshop: Personal Narrative aligned to Common Core Standards

Presentation resources that include Common Core Standards:

Houghton Mifflin Reading Web Resources Houghton Mifflin Fourth Grade Theme 1 Web Resources

Writing Help - A+ Papers: Model paper, graphic organizer, and checklist from TIME Kids for writing a personal narrative.

Idea Game for Kids: An idea generator for writing a personal narrative from WritingFix.

Tips for Writing Personal Narrative: Tips include those related to audience and purpose, structure, and methods.

Student Writing Models: WriteSource provides a variety of writing models for grades 1-12. Choose your grade level to see samples.

Houghton Mifflin Reading Video Resources Houghton Mifflin Sixth Grade Theme 1 Video Resources

Discovery Education Streaming: Search for Discovering Language Arts: Grades 03-05: Writing (clip on Prewriting Skills) and How to Write a Report and Personal Letter

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Houghton Mifflin Reading: Prewriting Houghton Mifflin Fourth Grade Theme 1 Writing Resources

Organizing and Planning, page 59B: Idea web for personal narrative Inspiration V8 / Inspiration V7 / PDF

Houghton Mifflin Reading: Publishing Houghton Mifflin Fourth Grade Theme 1 Publishing Resources

Publishing and Evaluating, page 59G:

Personal narratives can be published using a word processing or multimedia program with scanned images or imported digital photos.