The Imaginative Landscape
HOW TO USE THE TEXT IN YOUR WRITING
USE OF TEXT
The texts are a way in to thought
You must be flexible – you need to have two texts
prepared but it is better to use one in your answer
There needs to be a clear relationship between
the answer and the text specified...
YEAR 9 WRITING ASSESSMENT Travel Writing – formal letter
Task: To write a formal letter of complaint.
You need to show that you can:
Compose a text...
YEAR 11 ENGLISH SAC
Creating and Presenting: Imaginative Writing
Semester One 2015
This SAC will be held over 2 lessons, as scheduled by your teacher.
You must select one of the prompts provided below.
You may bring in a brief outline or plan of your writing (~50 words).
You are not permitted to bring...
there will be no specific time limitations, but you are strongly encouraged to take your time when delivering the speech. Points on the delivery and writing of the speech will be covered in class on several occasions so there will be plenty of opportunities for guidance.
Deadline date for submission:...
the rational and the imaginative emerged from faith and scientific law. Réné Descartes and Isaac Newton are principal figures when it comes to using natural methods to explain the divine.4 (p. 1, 2) William Blake felt the Enlightenment privileged the rational over the imaginative and explicitly reacts...
"Despite the centrality of imagination to The Tempest the play's ultimate concern is for the real world" holds profound credibility. William Shakespeare, writing The Tempest during the English colonial project and colonial rule in places such as Virginia, thus he was very concerned with power, politics and justice...
Literal VS. Imaginative
Is anything in a work of fictional prose or poetry truly a public display? Are all walks of literature written for a writer’s private beliefs? Public images within a writer of prose’s work and that of a writer of poems can contrast each other, as purely as a disparity of their...
Ronald Reuel Tolkien. J.R.R. Tolkien’s way of writing truly inspired readers along with other authors. His way of writing mystified the readers and made them feel as if they were in the story. J.R.R. Tolkien’s background has contributed to the uniquely imaginative style found in his famous works of literature...
Edward Said and His Concepts: Orientalism and Imaginative Geographies
In an attempt to provide basic knowledge and clarity, this paper discusses two of Edward Said’s sociological concepts – Orientalism and imaginative geographies – defines the two concepts, and also provides examples...
Imaginative (Short Story) Writing Rubric
Write an imaginative story to enlighten and entertain through characterization and theme! The story should be fiction (made up). Your setting and characters can be completely imaginary or modeled after places and people you know. The final...
“Kubla Khan” and “La Belle Dame Sans Merci” create imaginative effects, rather than specific themes and meaning. Describe your response to the poems and explain how the writers create it.
Both John Keats and Samuel Taylor Coleridge create strong imaginative effects, which in turn overshadows the specific...
May 16, 2011
Wondering the day to day lives of people, the kid’s thoughts and feelings to see their father walk out the door. Do they ever wonder is this the last time I am going to see him. Mammie and Daddy have been...
ten-year-old boy - wispy, insubstantial, basically, nonexistent.
I mean, I know what I'm supposed to be writing about, but really, my mind is totally blank right now. As blank as the paper I'm supposed to be writing on actually. At times like these, I suppose you could always turn to the trusty humorous yet enlightening...
University of Plymouth
Bachelor’s Degree Extended Programme – Level 0
You are to write and deliver a speech (between 750 and 1000 word) as if you were either David Cameron...
and Ralph Ellison's essays both refer to their means of resistance to the oppression they experience in their lives. Rich's "When We Dead Awaken: Writing as Re-Vision" describes her experiences as a female writer overwhelmed by the "patriarchy" in the "masculine world of the academy."(Rich 557) Ellison's...
Without a close supportive relationship we can feel isolated. (Imaginative)
July 15 1936. Dear diary, I’m not too sure how to start these damn things, do I just I just start writing and read it again later? What’s the point in that! I have my memory for a reason you know it’s not completely gone. Well...
Writing A Descriptive Paragraph
When you write a descriptive paragraph, you need to try to paint a word picture, so the reader receives a clear impression of what you are trying to portray.
The writer uses all five senses in his word pictures. He uses sound, tastes, smells, feelings, and sights...
writer‟s uses of language and/or structure and/or form and effects on readers/audience
6.5 Convincing/imaginative interpretation of ideas/themes
Information is presented clearly and accurately. Writing is fluent and focused. Syntax and spelling are used with a high degree of accuracy.6.1 Insightful exploratory...
2. Adapting Grade 2 curriculum for writing skill development
3. General English Language Arts Curriculum Standards
4. Languages Other Than English Curriculum Standards
5. Specific Performance Indicators: Writing
6. Literacy Competencies: Writing
7. Second Language Learning Standards for...
Burto W.) 1989. Glenview, Illinois Boston London. Scott, Foresman and Company.
The individual selections are intended to provide examples of good writing that will not only enlarge the student's mind and vision but also incite him, as a mature doctor, lawyer, merchant, or chief, to continue to find in...
The qualities which distinguish literary writing from other writing
The term 'literary writing' calls to mind works by writers such as Shakespeare, Milton, or Wordsworth; definitive examples of all that the term implies. We instinctively associate the term with characteristics such as artistic merit...
Get it Write!
Exercise your first grader's writing muscles! These activities put a fun spin on writing and grammar practice.
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Write Pen Pal Postcards Start a Personal Post Office Dictionary Treasure Hunt Write a Story From an Ant's Perspective Sight Word Jenga Write a Mixed Up Story...
An imaginative journey can be a way of expression to escape the confines of reality in order to create a frame of mind that could not otherwise be described within the limitations of the responders life experiences. Instead, taking an individual on a journey that does not physically involve the human...
would not conform to the traditional Victorian society (Harris 42). Due to unhappiness of being a governess at Roe Head and hoping to make her imaginative writing her occupation, she wrote to Robert Southey (“Charlotte Brontë” 4). She asked his opinion regarding her poems merit. Southey replies to Brontë...
Poe was a very vivid and imaginative writer. Although writing came naturally to him, the style in which he utilizes to help the reader search for a deeper meaning is expressed by his choice of writing styles. The writing is like clay in a spinning wheel in which there are many aspects that have to come...
Year 11 CONTEXT STUDY- IDENTITY & BELONGING
Statement of Intention – Imaginative
For this folio piece I have chosen to communicate in the form of a Expository essay and the prompt I am responding to is: Identity is never static. This particular form complements my purpose and audience...
connection to his mother. During this time, "he communicated with his mother and sisters through highly imaginative writings" (Ponder). His sister Ebe was supportive and even helped with his ideas for his writings. She became his first female audience. His extended family was composed of intellectual and very...
plot. Literary works are primarily distinguishable from other pieces of writing by their creative or artistic intent, as the noted critic Harold Bloom has stated, “Aesthetic criticism returns us to the autonomy of imaginative literature and the sovereignty of the solitary soul, the reader not as a person...
Imaginative Writing The cosy bench.
I tried to open my weary bloodshot eyes and rubbed them with my soiled and viscous hands. Ooh, they were sore although a mischievous little pixie had been poking them with his favourite pointy stick.
Creativity and surprises in writing
Creative writing is writing that expresses ideas and thoughts in an imaginative way. The writer gets to express feelings and emotions instead of just presenting the facts.
In the sense of genre, Creative writing is a form of artistic expression, draws on the imagination...