Narrative Structure

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We’ve spent the first couple of weeks learning a good basic narrative structure.  We’ve played games (Story Cubes), done Instant Challenges and broke down popular stories according to the common structure above.  By the end of the season, I hope the kids will automatically view and create any storytelling through the lens of the above diagram.

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