Realistic Characters & Emotion: Creative Writing Lesson Plans for 12 to 14 yrs

Realistic Characters & Emotion: Creative Writing Lesson Plans for 12 to 14 yrs
Realistic Characters & Emotion: Creative Writing Lesson Plans for 12 to 14 yrs
Realistic Characters & Emotion: Creative Writing Lesson Plans for 12 to 14 yrs
Realistic Characters & Emotion: Creative Writing Lesson Plans for 12 to 14 yrs
Realistic Characters & Emotion: Creative Writing Lesson Plans for 12 to 14 yrs
Realistic Characters & Emotion: Creative Writing Lesson Plans for 12 to 14 yrs
Realistic Characters & Emotion: Creative Writing Lesson Plans for 12 to 14 yrs
Realistic Characters & Emotion: Creative Writing Lesson Plans for 12 to 14 yrs
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With the right tools, your students can write narrative pieces that blaze. In these lessons they’ll gain the skills to become highly attuned to the world around them, develop their voices and create their best work. They will learn how to -

* Identify and develop strong ideas that add heat to a story.
* Use popular song lyrics to find story ideas.
* Beat writer’s block. Discover the technique that award-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin uses to make a great start, every time.
* Craft compelling stories that are relevant and timeless.

Activities
Speaking and listening, planning, writing, reviewing.

Learning objectives
Reading
Understanding the author’s craft: story shape
Writing
Composition: generating ideas, planning and drafting
Composition: shaping and constructing language for expression and effect
Speaking and Listening
Developing active listening skills and strategies
Group discussion and interaction: Developing and adapting discussion skills and strategies

Resources included in this plan
Story prompts
Images
Quotes and song lyrics
Story planners for students (2 pages)
Online resource links

Please contact Claire Vorster with any questions. Many thanks!

Total Pages
15 pages
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N/A
Teaching Duration
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