1.Grab an iBook, and type for twenty minutes on ONE of the following options.
2.Use the MLA formate for heading, and doublespace this, since it’s prose, not a poem.
3.Save, print FRONT/BACK to room 210.One person go over at the end of writing time and get them, so we don’t interrupt Ms. Flattery twenty times, please.
4.Put this assignment in the drawer, please
OPTION #1:The Big Event
When a special event is on the horizon, people plan for it and get excited about it.Maybe it’s a dance, an election, a family event, a party, a birthday, or an important sports game.
Think of a special event that you planned for a looked forward to that turned out much differently from what you expected.Write about what you expected would happen and what actually happened.
OPTION #2:Holiday Cheer
What is your favorite holiday?What is your least favorite holiday?Write about two memorable holiday experiences, one from your favorite holiday and one from your least favorite.
OPTION #3:What a Fright
There’s “fun scary” (walking through a haunted house, screaming through a horror movie, riding a roller coaster) and then there’s “scary scary” (being in a car accident, getting caught in the ocean’s riptide).
Describe the scariest experience you’ve ever had.Was it fun scary, or was it really terrifying?
Assignment #2—Save the Words!(Fifteen Mintues)
1.Go to the website below, and browse the list of words that this organization is trying to save.
2.After you browse for fifteen minutes, find THREE that you want to save.
3.Get in google docs, and get into the collection for your Creative Writing class.
4.Find the document called, “Save the Words, 2012”, and open it.
5.I’ve modeled how I want you to input your words you’re going to save.
6.Type the word, the part of speech, and the definition, then a sentence about why you want to save it.