Memoir Remix (Middle Years)

Lesson
Memoir Remix (Middle Years)
8 pages
Purpose
Practise quickly mimicking a voice or style.
Description
Quick and fun. One picture, five exercises in different writing styles: teaser, diary entry, memories, timetables, and dialogue with conflict. Students are given a snippet and a worked example, and they write their own version. Who can do the best impression? Each exercise stands alone. Do one each day, or do them all in one go.
Lesson type
Remix
Genre / Topic
Memoir, Growing up, Everyday, Childhood, Coming of age, School