Creation Myth: Prompt, Guidelines, Timeline

Creation Myth: Prompt, Guidelines, Timeline

Prompt:

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:

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.

  • Indent
  • Spelling
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Fluency

Formatting/Structure 40 pts.

  • Beginning/Middle/End
  • Exposition/Rising Action/Climax/Falling Action/Resolution

imeline

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

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