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Edgar Allan Poe died October 7, 1849. He was 40-years-old. RIP
“So if I let go of control, now I can be strong.” ~Hayley Williams
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with 10-minute free write. Share completed Flash Fiction pieces. Begin discussion on Fractured Fairy Tales. Read a few examples from the Fractured Fairy Tale packet. Review the handout, Fractured Fairy Tales–How To Guide. HW: Write your own Fractured Fairy tale. Use some of the ideas on the handout to fracture your own tale. Reminder, typed in proper manuscript format, printed with revisions from the Peer Tutoring center, your Fiction piece is due on Monday, October 12.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with 10-minute free write. Review and grade the worksheet on “Hop Frog.” Bus Lines packet. Pick a poetic style and write a poem! HW: Read “Ligeia” and complete the worksheet. On Friday, we will be visual journaling in our Writer’s Notebooks. Completed Writer’s Eye piece is due Tuesday, 10/13.