How to Write a Personal Narrative Essay: Example & Topics


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A rubric is used to:

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1. Personal narrative writing is different from other writing because:

2. When writing about holidays, students should be allowed to choose their own holiday because:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz/worksheet to help check your knowledge of how to write a personal essay. It will include questions on the vocabulary, steps, and guidelines of the essay.

Quiz & Worksheet

Students can expect questions about:

  • Definition of the word 'rubric'
  • How personal narrative essays differ from other types of essays
  • Personal narrative topics
  • Characteristics of personal narratives

Skills Practiced

Students who have taken this quiz/worksheet will have practiced the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - pull the most important information from the related lesson on personal narrative essays
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast personal narratives from other types of essays
  • Information recall - use information that you have learned to answer questions regarding the characteristics of personal narratives

Additional Learning

Do you want to know more about this subject? Check out the related lesson titled How to Write a Personal Narrative Essay: Examples & Topics. It will meet the objectives and goals listed below:

  • Define and introduce personal narrative essays
  • Describe rubrics
  • Understand how to choose an appropriate topic
  • Differentiate between personal narratives and other types of essays