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Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. Announcements. Review the worksheet on Masterpiece Sentences. As a class, create one Masterpiece Sentence step by step. Work with a partner and select a picture from the pile. Create your own Masterpiece Sentence. Share the first and last sentences with the class. This activity will help prepare you to show more imagery in your poems, not just tell about them. HW: Writer’s Notebooks for December are due Monday.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute free write. Announcements. Review the scansion worksheet from last class focusing on meter and rhythm. In class, spend time writing or creating in your visual journal/writer’s notebook. We will begin Digital Portfolios next class! HW: Writer’s Notebooks for December are due on Monday.