Short Story Creative Writing Assignment 2011

Short Story Creative Writing Assignment 2011 - Name: _...

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Name: ______________________________ Short Story Unit Summative Assignment Grade 9 Academic English Write a Short Story TASK: Using what you have learned about short stories over the past couple of weeks, you will write a short story of your own. You may write the story independently or with one other person, however each student needs to complete brainstorming activities independently. DATE DUE: The final good copy will be due on Thursday Feb. 24 th , 2011 However, there will be numerous points leading up to this deadline in which you will be expected to have portions of the assignment done and these checks will make up portion of the assignment’s mark. (ie. Proposal,Pre-Writing graphic organizer, rough draft, draft with peer edits) GUIDELINES: Your story must be a minimum of 2 pages and a maximum of 5 pages. The assignment must be typed using size 12 font and double spaced. Your story must have ONLY one main character Your story must have a minimum of ONE and a maximum of 3 supporting characters Your story must clearly fit on a plot graph (contain all 6 sections of a plot) Your story can include effectively constructed dialogue Your story must clearly include at least one of the types of conflict Your story must make clear use of one of the following techniques: flashback, foreshadowing, suspense, symbolism or irony (must specify
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2011 for the course ENG 112 taught by Professor Culper during the Fall '09 term at Grand Valley State University.

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