Daily Activities March 12 – 16 (Creative Writing)

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Monday, March 12

Agenda

  • Pass Out/Discuss Characterization Charts
    • Complete the chart over the model characters we analyze in class
    • We will analyze 1 character per day using this chart
    • Due Thursday
    • Model Character of the Day: Woody from Toy Story
  • Writing Marathon
    • Write about a Day in the Life of the protagonist of your short story. This should be just an average day!
    • Include details about their morning, afternoon and night
    • Due Thursday at 11:59 PM

 

Tuesday, March 13

Agenda

  • Warm Up by filling out another analysis on the Characterization Chart
    • Model Character of the Day: Wall-e
  • Mini Lesson: Giving your Character a Driving “Need, Desire, Ambition, Goal”
  • Continue working on/revising “A Day in the Life” of your character

 

Wednesday, March 14

Agenda

  • Warm Up by filling out another analysis on the Characterization Chart
    • Model Character: Mr. Incredible
  • Mini Lesson: Giving your Character a Secret
  • Continue working on/revising “A Day in the Life” of your character

 

Thursday, March 15

Agenda

  • Warm Up by filling out another analysis on the Characterization Chart
    • Model Character: Remy from Ratatouille
  • Mini Lesson: Giving your Character a Contradiction
  • Finish “A Day in the Life”
    • Submit to Canvas by 11:59 PM tonight

Friday, March 16

Agenda

  • Student Choice Day!

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