Grade 8 Quiz Engaging and Orienting Readers in Narratives – W.8.3.A

A standard emphasizes the importance of drawing readers into a narrative from the very beginning. It suggests that writers should set the context and establish a point of view early on. This can be achieved by introducing a narrator, characters, and ensuring that events in the story unfold in a logical and natural manner. This foundational aspect ensures the reader is not only oriented but also remains engaged throughout the narrative.