with Michelle Cameron
Today's Story Critiques
We got through everyone’s stories today. Among the comments we made:
Today we talked about writing historical fiction. As a historical novelist myself, I explained that there are really three types of historical stories:
Each student selected a card with a historic character. They then began a story about this character. We discussed:
For homework this time, I’m asking everyone to continue to write their historical story. If they’re so inclined and inspired, they can always work on something else in addition. But please make sure they bring in a complete historical piece for next week.
See everyone next week!