Friday September 27th, 2019

Good Morning!

Friday Writes

Tell about a childhood experience that helped you to grow up.

A comic or ridiculous misunderstanding with another person.

*We did not have a chance to finish listening to “Dave Cooks a Turkey” so we will finish the story today.

In groups, look for devices and humour used in Stuart MacLean’s “Dave Cooks a Turkey”.  On office 365 or whatever you may choose, find examples of humour throughout the short story.  What techniques did Maclean use to create humour?

How Stuart McLean helped define us

*Quick search: The role of men and women in the Victorian Era…What would it have been like to be a man or a woman living during the Victorian Era?  Search out the history of this time period then answer this question….

*Read aloud the short story “The Waltz”.

*Write a few paragraphs from the short story “The Waltz” but from the perspective of the man 🙂

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