I like this graphic organizer for personal narratives because it is simple and has the correct parts for students to easily "map out" their personal narratives. (Personally I loved when teachers gave me organizers to put my thoughts on paper)
This is a Narrative Writing resource that includes -Worksheets -Graphic Organizers -Posters -Writing Prompts -Checklists Here are just a few reasons that you'll love it: it's common core aligned, it's NO PREP, it's easy for your kids, and suitable for
Transition words for narrative writing are different than those used for expository writing. I would do a mini lesson on narrative transition words, and I would have students keep this in their writing folders as a reference source.