Objective: To work cooperatively to write a narrative story. To synthesize all elements of a story into a final piece.
You and your partner are responsible for writing a SHORT story. 60 points total:
· It should be 3-5 pages, typed, following the correct PSM format (see handbook) (10 pts).
· Include all of the elements of a fiction story discussed in class, as follows:
o Characters, clearly explained within the story. (10 pts)
o Plot, with a problem and a solution. Include an introduction, rising action, climax, falling action, and resolution. Include properly punctuated dialogue. (20 pts)
o Setting, appropriately described, including where and when. This should be woven into your story, not separate from story. (10 pts)
· Sophisticated and appropriate use of language and style. Correct grammar, spelling, and punctuation. (10 pts)
· DUE THURSDAY, APRIL 26