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“No sword bites so fiercely as an evil tongue.” ~Sir Phillip Sydney
Creative Writing 1~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. In class activity on Sensory Detail and Metaphors. Discuss your unique examples. Brainstorm step one of Major Life Events. HW: Sept. Writer’s Notebook is due today. Oral 5th Day Freewrite is due Wednesday, October 5.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with 10-minute freewrite. Review Stephen King’s short story. How is it Horror? How to write an Epistolary piece well. Work on your horror story which may be a continuation of your monster setting. Don’t forget detail to atmosphere and suspense. You must have three pages by next class but the story doesn’t have to be complete. HW: Sept. Writer’s Notebook is due. 5th Day Freewrite due next class. (Pds. 1 and 2 written, Pd. 5 oral).
English 10 Honors ~ Begin class with a 10-minute SSR. Take the test for the Elements of Literature. HW: Oral 5th Day Freewrite and Vocab 22 and 23 will be on Tuesday, October 4.