Mode: Personal Writing
The mode of writing describes the purpose of the writer. For example, writing that informs or explains is in the explanatory mode. Writing that tells a story is in the narrative mode. The resources below focus on a specific mode. Click a resource to find out more.
Mapping Your Writing Process
How Reflective Writing Expands Thinking
3 Wise Ways to Teach Writing
Write on Course 20-20
Writers Express Teacher's Guide
Writing Descriptions That "Show" Instead of "Tell"
Teach students to use sensory details.