Ch 14: High School English: Narrative Writing

About This Chapter

The fun video lessons in this chapter can help students understand the basics of narrative writing. Topics covered include narrative essay characteristics, narrative hook components and how to use descriptive details in writing.

High School English: Narrative Writing - Chapter Summary

Narrative writing is a major component of most English courses. This chapter helps students grasp the process and elements of narrative writing by closely examining the narrative hook, reflection in narrative, how to conclude a narrative and more.

Lessons are accessible from any computer, smartphone or tablet, and can be reviewed anytime, day or night. Short quizzes and a chapter exam are available to assess students' understanding of the lessons and ensure they're prepared to do the following:

  • Define the narrative essay, and discuss key characteristics that ensure essays are engaging
  • Identify narrative hooks found in writing
  • Use dialogue, pacing and other the narrative techniques to engage the reader
  • Draw readers in by using descriptive details and sensory language
  • Use reflection to conclude a narrative

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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