Lesson Plans
Creative Writing 3rd Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/03/2003 Instructor: Beth Kleven Academics
Work on Character sketch.
C. lab time available.
Go over Vocab #2 material. Test on Tuesday.
Vocab #2 test.
C. lab. Character sketch is due with at least 2 rough copies.
Pick up handout on Short Story. Project #3
Read character sketches and do evaluations.
Start Project #3- Go over handout. Discuss character in character sketch may be in major or minor role. Stretch to science fiction or horror or romance. Try to be original. Go over elements of a short story from handout. Explain how they must be present for project to be complete.
Work on rough copy of short story.
Read aloud in class and discuss "The Bargain" by A.B. Guthrie.
Talk about length, character driven. Work on rough copy.
Do exercise #6-dialogue. Discuss how to write dialogue in their short story.
Create a rough copy of short story. Go over the points that must be part of project on back of schedule. Work also on vocab study.