Students will use a range of writing techniques to produce original compositions in a variety of genres for multiple purposes and audiences.
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Produce creative writing (e.g., blog, article, essay, graphic novel, comic strip, screen play, script, drama) that demonstrates an understanding of multiple genres appropriate to audience and purpose
Research a variety of methods and criteria for publishing original student works, and submit a work for publication (e.g., school newspaper, literary magazine, online journal, school/class anthology, writing contests)
Revise student writing during the writing process using self and peer review (e.g., rubrics, writing conferences, writing groups, feedback)
Write short fiction using literary elements and a range of literary devices and narrative techniques
Write poetry using a range of poetic devices that demonstrates understanding of the genre and is appropriate to audience and purpose