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Narration. An Instructional Strategy. Definition:. Narration: the symbolic presentation or a sequence of events connected by subject matter and related by time. Features:. Gives meaning to our experiences and helps make sense of what is important

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Narration

Narration

An Instructional Strategy


Definition
Definition:

Narration:

the symbolic presentation or a sequence of events connected by subject matter and related by time


Features
Features:

  • Gives meaning to our experiences and helps make sense of what is important

  • Gives structure to experience – order and coherence (not necessarily chronologically)

  • Promotes personal and social growth

  • Creates memories and is a way of retelling history within a culture

  • Narratives parallel the way people think

  • It is a ay of inquiring into human experience


Advantages
Advantages:

  • Students are revealing their thoughts, experiences and impressions

  • It allows students to speak for him/herself

  • Allows students to work cooperatively

  • Personal thoughts and experiences can be expressed

  • Participation is visual, not just oral

  • It is an opportunity to use traditional stories

  • Develops creativity


Disadvantages
Disadvantages:

  • Oral narratives may limit participation in shy students

  • Distraction may cause students to get off topic

  • EAL students may become discouraged if they are unable to speak or write the narrative


Implementation
Implementation:

  • Create a positive environment

  • Give everyone equal opportunity

  • Treat each others narratives with respect

  • Respect students wishes regarding the audience for their narratives

  • Treat personal information as confidential


Assessment
Assessment:

  • Asses directly on the purpose of the narrative

  • Avoid criticizing the content or meaning of the narrative

  • Never comment using simple words or generic phrases

  • Never let the technical aspects take away from the purpose of the narrative


Examples
Examples:

Corresponding activities

Types of narrative

  • Letter

  • Journals

  • Formal stories

  • Family stories

  • Talking circles

  • Auto biographical accounts

  • Reading a book

  • Beginning, middle, end worksheet

  • Mind map

  • Return letter

  • Matching order in a sequence

  • Prompt questions


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