Creative non fiction books for high school students. Books should be intended for an adult or a young adult audience. I won second place in my librarys writing contest with a story i wrote for an assignment in this book. Not your usual history lesson. This lesson pairs the reading of historical fiction with nonfiction to introduce students to the large themes of history.
I wonder why no one ever mentions the beat authors of the 1950s when discussing creative non fiction. High school non fiction lesson plans and worksheets from thousands of teacher reviewed resources to help you inspire students learning. A rich mix of ﬂavors ideas and techniques some of which are newly invented and others as old as writing itself. Writing fiction in high school.
Inspired by this question of what high school kids should be reading weve put together an essential reading list of narrative nonfiction and memoir from the canonic to the contemporary that. This is the most enjoyable course i took this year anna a freshman s harons course is a great way to introduce high school students to the concepts of fiction. These keys will help them analyze fiction while writing their own. Writing historical markers 6 8 students will develop their summarizing skills while learning about local history.
Literary fiction short story collections and literary non fiction such as travel essays memoirs or other non fiction with a strong narrative will be considered. Books shelved as possible high school nonfiction.