BBG Chapter 2 podcast was due
Index card: What is a narrative?
Discussed the guidelines of the Personal Narrative in the syllabus
Went over the piktochart
Revised Shitty First Drafts due on Monday (01/28/19)
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Read “Shitty First Drafts” and create podcast due Friday (01/25/19)
Mat gave advice about the narrative (Use the pronoun I, write for real people!)
No more 5-paragraph essays
The class played a game called “Scar and Tell” where we tell our personal stories about our body scars, and the best story gets a prize.
Went over strategies of writing a personal narrative.
1. Catch or Lead
2. Start at the action
3. Sensory Details
5. Personal details
6. Interior Monologue
7. Complicated Conclusion