Category Archives: Creative Writing

November 2017 update

Parents, Since everything is on Google Classroom these days, I thought I’d update parents on this site so you could feel more in touch with what’s going on in the classroom. English 11 Classes: We are done with chapter two … Continue reading

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Final Projects by Creative Writing Students (more as they come in)

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Write Connection 2016 (Writing Workshop at U of Montevallo)

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Poetry Cafe 2016 Photos

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Creative Writing Lesson Plans 2-1-16 to 2-5-16

Monday, February 1, 2016 Journal #67: Read the following proverb and explain what you think it means and how you can possibly connect it with your life: “Don’t throw out the baby with the bath water.” Pass out Sound Effect … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Lesson Plans this week

Monday, November 9, 2015 1. Journal #41: Write about a time you felt jealous. 2. Turn in your everyday object poem from Friday. 3. John Green’s short (11 minutes) video on Plath 4.¬†Sylvia Plath video (to go with the dreary … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Plan for week of September 7-11

Monday: Labor Day. No School Tuesday: 9/11 poetry : 20 minute Fox News Recap of 9/11 as it happened Five minute PBS Video “The Jumpers” audio and poem “Five Years Later” poem “When the Towers Fell” by Galway Kinnell “The … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Plans for August 17-August 21, 2015

Monday, August 17: 1. Journal #3 2. Writer’s Choice book, pages 12-14 “Writing in a journal” and “Writing a Letter” pages 20-22 3. Poetry Exercise: Lesson 10/Letter Poems Handout Students will read examples of a letter poem and then write … Continue reading

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HHS Lit Mag Staff Marks Strong First Year—from Shelby County Reporter

We made the paper! Look at that!

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HHS Lit Mag in April!

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