For the first paper, you have to tell a story about having to learn something. A Literacy Narrative tells a story about something you have learned.

We have written two introductions to possible literacy narratives. Your homework is to expand either of the two introductions into a rough draft of a literacy narrative.

The specifics for the literacy narrative.

  • 1,000 words
  • Tells a story about a literacy or a sponsor of literacy
  • MLA Format
  • Use Goodman article (p. 7) as a model if you need help with structure.
  • Page 15 Structure
  • Rough Draft Due Tuesday January 24, 2017
  • Bring a hard copy to class
  • Also a digital copy. Either flash drive or email it to yourself.

Here is a sample literacy narrative from last semester that you can use as a model as well. The BFG and A Little Me