“I’m depressed but I’m remarkably dressed and that’s all I need.” ~Morrissey
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a Ten-minute free write. Collect February Writer’s Notebooks. Distribute poetry rubric, poetry checklist, and Writer’s Workshop chart. Distribute everyone’s poems and put them in an assigned critique order. HW: Critique pieces by the following poets: 5th pd–Douglas, Denzell, Andrew, Alexander, Thea; 7th pd.–Joe, Emily, Melissa, Nyasia, Aleksandra
Creative Writing 2-4 ~ Go over the deadlines for the first pages and VHSL Creative Writing contests. In small groups, begin copy editing all “yes” pieces for the literary/art magazine.
Filmmaking ~ We will share each group’s cross-cutting dialogue scenes. Discuss what worked well and what needs to be improved upon. Begin filmmaking sign-ups for your films. There are only three weeks to film!