“I dream of you in colors that do not exist.” ~Unknown
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a ten-minute free write. Return graded September Writer’s Notebooks. Distribute and review the Fiction rubric which will be used to grade your short story. Begin a discussion on Fractured Fairytales. Read a few and discuss what makes them a “fractured” tale. Look for examples in literature and media. One completed short story is due on Monday, October 14. It must be typed, printed, double spaced, 12 point, Times New Roman or Courier New.
Creative Writing 2-4 ~ Begin class with a ten-minute free write. Return graded September Writer’s Notebooks. Distribute workshop pieces. Begin workshop. Today we workshopped pieces by Annabel and Andrew. Read and critique pieces by Christopher, Luke, and Rosemarie for homework. We will workshop them next class. Remember, VHSL Journalism Conference in Richmond is Friday! We will roll out of here at 7 AM and return by 5:30 PM.
Filmmaking ~ We have completed the Scavenger Hunt using technology to capture shots and angles. Finish the films Unbreakable (pd. 2) and Big Fish (pd. 6). We will share the Scavenger Hunt footage and discuss what did or didn’t work!