Writing: This quarter we are in the deep end on a journey through great writing and the great allusions, symbols, history, psychology, plotting, and grammar that goes with it. We will be annotating the Odyssey and watching movies as an example, then writing our own epic to practice.
Introduction and Conclusion
1) What does god/goddess/monster represent
2) Compare to real life article
3) What does 2nd god/goddess/monster represent
4) Compare to real life article
2 annotated articles.
Extra credit: typed paragraphs and work cited.
Epic due--End of the Quarter:
5 pages typed- unless other project
*Optional- dedication page
Exposition- "Normal" life, typically isolation
Location #1- arrival, meeting, confrontation, escape-Typically a "calling"
Location #2- arrival, meeting, confrontation, escape- Typically journey to a special location
Location #3- arrival, meeting, confrontation, escape- Typically a battle for dominance
Location #4- arrival, meeting, confrontation, escape- Typically a battle to death/rebirth
Back cover with blurb :)