“The beauty of standing for your rights is others will see you standing and stand up as well.” ~Cassandra Duffy
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a ten-minute freewrite. Finish watching the film, Finding Forrester, and discuss. Review the handout, “Poetry Checklist for Publication.”
Creative Writing 2-4 ~ Begin class with a ten-minute freewrite. All CW 2-4 students must submit three original pieces of writing to the lit mag by January 17. No extensions! No excuses! Review publication terminology from last class. Discuss the powerpoints and terminology covered today: “Elements of Unity” and “How Did They Do That?” HW–Learn the Elements of Unity to the tune of “Yankee Doodle.”
Filmmaking ~ Continue self-portrait documentary. This is the final day! After having compressed your film to Quicktime, create a DVD menu and burn a copy of your film! We will begin analyzing documentaries next class.