We mostly follow the suggestions set out by Charlotte Mason for our writing progression. Terms such as narration and copywork are used in many different ways by different people until it sometimes becomes confusing which is what. It gets even more confusing when one type of writing is used at the same time another is employed. For example, my students might have a piece of copywork to do one day, a dictation to do the next, a narration to do the third day and a report on the fourth day. They may be all on the same subject or on different subjects, but the skills are intertwined. So, what is the differences between them?