Melanie Jackson’ Mystery Unit See the HOME PAGE of my BLOG and go to the Melanie Jackson Unit for more unit requirements.
Mystery novelist Melanie will be in class with you for three (3) classes in a row starting Monday the 9th of April.
Class 1: Elements of the Mystery story.
Class 2: Hitchcock’s Strangers on a Train and mystery elements
– Handout for planning your mystery
– Complete this handout for your 3rd class; it will be assessed for completion.
Class 3: Hitchcock’s Strangers on a Train and mystery elements
Class 4: First DRAFT DUE! A First draft must be between 3 and 4 pages. It can be hand written, but remember the final draft will be word processed/typed on a computer, so hand writing usually means you will need more pages. The word count for the final copy is 800 – 1750.
Short story is due to Melanie at email@example.com on April 27rd, 2018. It must be sent an attachment. NEW extended DUE DATE
Class 5: Work on second draft. Incorporate sentence variety, active voice, and ‘in medias res.’ Click HERE.
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