First Person POV
Kind of Activity:
To gain perspective of the point of view of the story and of the story's main character.
Common Core Standards:
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.3 ; CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.3
As students read, ask them to select engaging blocks of narration that describe the man's character, thoughts and behaviors and that describe the landscape and conditions. These should be sentences or passages that they like, preferably ones that seem vivid and descriptive.
Give students time to free-write or journal about what speaks to them in the sections they have chosen. Ask students to write their own accounts of the...
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