What's working in writing groups?
Writing Groups (need to finish today)
- What's working in writing groups?
- What kinds of discussion help writers most?
- Follow the procedures in the chart or on THIS PAGE with your group.
Memoir Rubric: (below)
How does your memoir compare to the rubric?
Anything on here we have not worked on?
Finish polishing your memoir. It is due TOMORROW!
Read: You must finish two books by 10/5. (Next Wednesday)
|Structure||Structure: An interesting introduction captures attention. The main event in the narrative (story) is logically organized and clearly described.|
|Language||Language: Strong dialogue or description draws the reader into the story. The writer includes sensory details, figurative language, and strong verbs.|
|Reflection||Reflection: The writer acknowledges the significance of the incident directly or indirectly.|
|Grammar and mechanics||Written consistently in the first person. Is free from grammar/spelling errors.|
|Word Count||Memoir is 700-800 words in length|