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“The word ‘happiness’ would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness.” ~Carl Jung
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a ten-minute free write. Read and discuss Flannery O’Connor’s short story, “The Life You Save May Be Your Own.” What about this story makes it a good story? Begin a guided imagery writing activity. HW: Magazine sales are due Friday, Sept. 5.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with a ten-minute free write. Who’s going to VHSL or JEA? Personal Essay. Read and discuss E.B. White’s, “Death of a Pig.” What did White learn from the experience? What can we learn from his experience? Begin writing your personal essay. Use rubric. 500 word maximum. HW: Personal Essay due next class for mini-workshop. Magazine sales are due Friday, Sept. 5.