Character Sketch and Debate Project 960L This project is designed to stretch your understanding of writing critical thinking and speaking In the next two weeks you will create an incredibly detailed character Your first task is to write an amazing character sketch that helps us picture your character We will go through all steps of the writing process 1 pre-writing 2 drafting 3 revising 4 editing and 5 publishing After you finish your character sketch you will become this character as heshe studies issues of current debate such as 1 Should students be able to call teachers by first names? 2 Should there ever be out-of-school suspension? 3 Should teachers allow failing students to pass by doing extra credit? etc After studying an issue our class will conduct an informal debate Requirements are on the following pages In the past this has been a favorite topic for my 8th grade classes Dive in take a risk and enjoy! Objectives Student will use all steps of writing process effectively Students will revise their character sketch essays for ideas organization conventions voice word choice and sentence fluency Students will study topics in writing form opinions about the topics and defend their opinions in a debate format Students will take project seriously but have fun with the process nonetheless 1 2 3 4 Creating Your Character Questions to Ask Character's name first middle last Character's age Where did heshe grow up? Describe socio-economic level of character What are character's parents like? What are character's siblings likeor is character an only child? Is character married? Did character go to high school? What was character like in high school? With whom did character associate? Along with attending college does character have a job? What is it? What is character's col major? What music does character listen to? What is character's favorite movie of all time? Where does character like to hang out with Does character have children? What hobbies does character enjoy? What sports does character enjoy? What does character typically read? What characteristics does character look for in hisher friends? When it comes to politics does character care? What are some of character's political opinions? What annoys character more than anything else? friends? Who is character's best friend? Describe character's best friend In character's opinion what would be a great gift? What is the most beautiful thing character has ever seen? What kind of weather is character's favorite? What does character look like? What is character's nickname? How does character dress up? How does character dress down? Does character wear any jewelry? If so what? What is character's birthday? What is character's favorite meal? Does character have any pets? If so what are they? What is character's best feature? Where does character live? What does character like about himherself? What is character's residence like? house apartment dorm trailer etc Does character have a car? Describe it What does character hope to do after graduating from college? What is character's worst habit? What one word best describes character? If someone in character's family described himher what would they say? If character's friends described himher what would they say? If one of character's professors described himher what would they say? What else do we need to know about character What is the funniest or worst thing a sibling ever did to character? What is character's first memory? What was character's favorite toy as a child? Why? What is character's fondest childhood memory? What is character's worst child hood memory? in order to truly know himher? Meme

beautiful

best friend

Birthday

Children

College

family

Friends

Music

Parents

Politics

School

sports

Best

Pets

Dress

House

Jewelry

Live

Movie

The Following

Time

Voice

Weather

What Does

What Is

Word

Amazing

Critical Thinking

Helps

Hope

Understanding

Hood

Been

how

debate

pages

ask

her

job

fun

car

next

create

class

student

who

project

questions

character

high school

ideas

him

grow

editing

one

friend

major

down

memory

following

issues

format

etc

name

8th grade

why

teachers

will

she

names

did

all

first

picture

stretch

they

thing

you

habit

call

level

extra

toy

what

creating

order

for

study

child

steps

issue

economic

use

look

read

more

this

two weeks

funniest

what are

high

seriously

political

say what

great

thinking

like

worst

opinions

such

dress up

anything

someone

what what

studying

seen

have fun

grow up

where did

failing

anything else

sketch

hobbies

whom

their

ever

nonetheless

go to

opinion

allow

there

nickname

suspension

critical

typically

conduct

through

gift

care

need

know

say

else

two

task

wear

risk

dorm

pass

grade

sibling

dive in

so what

married

writing

students

hang out

apartment

favorite movie

most beautiful

need-to-know

we-need-to-know

out

listen

trailer

childhood

favorite

enjoy

And

Dive

The Process

Age

Extra Credit

Only Child

When

Choice

What Kind Of

That

Finish

Credit

But

Last

Where

Current

Siblings

The Funniest

Organization

The

One Word

From

Hang

Past

Your

What Is It

Take

Meal

Like What

Has Been

Kind

Write

Weeks

Characters

Be Able

8Th

Kind Of

After

After You

Such As

Was

With

Middle

Our

Comes

In A

Should

Are

Have

Feature

Topic

Form

Who Is

Is It

Be Out

What Else

Characteristics

What Is The

Only

About

Does

Truly

Associate

Process

Pre

Has

Describe

Most

1 2

Doing

They Say

Sentence

Than

Essays

Speaking

Writing Process

More Than Anything

Beautiful Thing

Become

Worst Thing

In The Past

Along

His

Some

All Time

Classes

Graduating

He She

Informal

Revise

What Kind

A Child

A Job

About The

Any

Attending

Childhood Memory

Detailed

Drafting

Dress Down

Fluency

Graduating From College

Have A Job

Have A

Him Her

In The

It Comes

Look For

Look Like

Most Beautiful Thing

Of All Time

Out Of School

Out Of

Political Opinions

Publishing

Read What

To Do

Able

Along With

Defend

As A Child

Character Sketch

Col

Effectively

Go Through

Herself

His Her

If So

In Writing

Incredibly

Listen To

More Than

Pass By

Requirements

Residence

Socio

Take A Risk

The Most

The Past

would

friends who

after studying

studies

we need

what would

ever seen

will go

my

2

take a

have any

us

designed

like to

a great

would be

favorite toy

you will

did he

if someone

some of

know him

objectives

we will

a

it

found @ 1 views ON 2019-10-12 06:06:50 BY awwmemes.com

source: imgur