Empowered Fiction Writers: Generating and Organizing Ideas for Story Writing

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This ReadWriteThink lesson introduces students to the use of speedwriting (also called free writing) as a prewriting technique. Students first practice the speedwriting technique. They then identify key ideas and phrases in their speedwriting and organize their ideas around the main elements of a story.

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    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies

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