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“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” ~Truman Capote
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute free write. Begin fiction workshop of group 1 pieces. Offer positives and suggestions for improvement. HW: Read and critique group 2 pieces.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute free write. All students must sign up for at least ONE slot to sell ghoulie grams next week. Using your laptops, go to this link to sign up on google docs! Swap your copies of “The City in the Sea,” “A Dream Within a Dream,” “Eldorado,” and “Alone.” Review and grade worksheet. Turn in the worksheet. Get back in your mini-ws groups to critique the gothic fiction pieces. You must complete the self-assessment sheet and your peers must complete a critique rubric for you. When your group is done, hand in your assessments and rubrics. This workshop may have to last an additional day, so do not feel the need to rush a good thing! HW: Read and complete the final Poe worksheet for “Tamerlane.”