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Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Wednesday's Class - Write Your Own Hero's Journey Story Part III

What You Need for Class Today...
  1. Composition Book
  2. Pen/Pencil
  3. Hero's Journey Packet on Back Table

ENTRY TITLE: Writing My Hero's Adventure Story
  1. Complete Character Map - in packet.
  2. Complete hero's journey story outline - in packet.
  3. Type up rough draft - due Monday.
  4. Peer Edit
  5. Make edits to rough draft and submit final draft due next Friday.

  1. DO NOW: None
  2. Announcement:  Last NWEA Assessment happens tomorrow and Friday!
  3. Quote  of the Week:  “Happiness is not the absence of problems; it's the ability to deal with them.” Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free
  4. TODAY'S QUESTION: How is the Hero's Journey represented in Western cultures from ancient Greece to modern day America?
  5. MINI-LESSON: How to write your story outline for The Hero's Journey Story assignemnt.
  6. PRACTICE: Create your story outline!
  7. ASSESSMENT:  Completion of the story outline in the story packet.
  8. HOMEWORK: Story outline and rough draft due Monday.  rough draft must be typed.