Creation Myth: Prompt, Guidelines, Timeline
Create your own Creation Myth similar to those we have read in our Native American Literature studies. Consider the different factors and staples of creation stories. Remember, I am not asking you how the world came to be in your opinion; instead, I am asking you to make up your own explanation for how the world came to be.
Guidelines for Creation Myth
Name/Date/Period must be on the top left of the paper. 5 pts.
Title/Name of story must be written and centered after the name, date, and period. Title can not be "Creation Myth" 5 pts.
Creativity 10 pts.
Conventions 40 pts.
- Sentence Fluency
Formatting/Structure 40 pts.
- Exposition/Rising Action/Climax/Falling Action/Resolution
September 20th - In-class writing
September 21st - Write, edit, and revise at home (no school)
September 22nd - In-class writing
September 23rd - Reading Drills (Create final draft for homework over the weekend)
September 26th - Peer Review day
September 27th - Final Peer Review
September 28th - Story is DUE