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?
*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 🙂
*You were asked to write a few paragraphs from the man’s perspective –anyone want to share theirs aloud??
* We will read the short story “Borders” by Thomas King