Why is society and order breaking down?. Lord of the Flies N arrativeWriting Assignment.
You are going on a journey unlike any other. You and your classmates from Advanced English Language Arts have been stranded on a deserted island. The plane you are riding in breaks apart and crashes. All survive and head off in different directions out of panic, and fear. You have found paper and pen, and begin writing letters home chronicling your time on the island.
Form: narrative letters
Audience: classmates and teacher
Topic: describe time on a deserted island
Purpose: to entertain
Your prewriting and ideas for this assignment will be at first generated in class. In your letters consider addressing the following:
You are to follow the directions/guidelines given in class on how to start and continue your writing. Although there are a few limitations, please remember to keep your content school appropriate. For example, your writing should not include death, drugs, violence, romance, or excessive silliness.
Group 1: Head to the mountains on the north side of the island for safety and find a cave. They have collected 2 locked and unidentified suitcases.
Group 2: Stays near the wreckage of the fallen plane in the center of the island. They have access to what is left on the plane and has scattered nearby in the forest.
Group 3: All members scatter on the beach on the southwest side of the island. They have the ocean and the outskirts of the forest for food and shelter. No articles, goods, or materials from the plane are available except paper and pen.
Group 4: Travel west toward the small peninsula and a high cliff to view the horizon where there are plenty of fruit trees and shrubs, and a small stream of fresh water.
Letter #1 – Exposition
Letter #2 – Missing Home
Letter #3 – A Conflict (internal or external)
Letter #4 – Heading Home - Rescued
Group 1 – Cayla, James, Alex, Maya, Olivia D.
Group 2 – Emma Budge, Maddie, Sean, Dasan
Group 3 – Connor, Julia, Eliana, Melody, Kaley
Group 4 – Ryan, London, Olivia K., Sarah
Group 5 – Sedona, Craig, Elyssa, Monica, Emma Belnap
Group 6 – Kate, Brendan, Jordan, Kiara, Tamira
Group 1 –Stephanie, Nate, Skylar, Preston, Garrett
Group 2 – Molly, Audrey, Emma E., Alissa, Sierra
Group 3 – Sebastian, Alex M., Chloe, Maddie, Abigail
Group 4 – Tyler, Izzy, Yasser, J.P., Emma M.
Group 5 – Nikki, Maddie W., Trinity, CiCi
Group 6 – Alex C., Maura, Ryan, Maiti
You will be submitting the letter of your choice to Turnitin.com Before you do so, the following MUST be highlighted. There will be a 10 point penalty for non-highlighted papers.
Which letter did you choose?
Label at the top:
Home - Es