Unit 1 – Personal Stories

Unit title: “The Power of a Personal Story”
Global context: Identities and relationships
Key concept: Perspective
Related concepts: Character (indirect characterisation – STEAL), point of view (first person narrator), self-expression
Statement of inquiry: A unique first person narrator can help us understand the world through a different perspective
Text(s): Mark Haddon’s The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night. Other texts on autism (videos, poetry, informative texts) and examples of personal narratives

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