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  1. Memoir 1 chapter of your life story

  2. Characters • You are the main character • Written in First person using “I”

  3. Focus • ONE event • “life changing”

  4. Dialogue – 2 ways to use it • help show the personality of the characters • reveal your thoughts, feelings, reactions, values.

  5. Simulated Memoir • Fictional story that is written like a memoir

  6. Plot • Centers around: • Author • Significant event • Important people

  7. Elaboration • Show your feelings & thoughts • Show details about important event

  8. Now you try it! • Please refer to the memoir writing assignment.