Read like a Writer Based on The Short Story 2

So for this week’s homework we had to read the story Little Ania <–( Click here to read the story) which is on Libby’s Blog.

Ideas:

I thought that the ideas of the story was very attractive and for someone of my age I think it would be a really good story to rea. If you actually copy pasted the whole story on to word you would have to read 10 pages of and it would be exactly 3000 words! I couldn’t exactly finish reading the whole story but with what I had read I really enjoyed it. (Meaning: Ideas are the heart of the piece — what the writer is writing about and what the writer chooses to reveal about it. How does the writer reveal the main idea? What types of details does the writer use? How does the writer achieve his or her purpose?) Continue reading Read like a Writer Based on The Short Story 2

Read like a Reader based on The Short Story 1

So in this lesson we had a story that is called Eleven and you can see it on Libby’s Blog <–(click on this to go to Libby’s blog)

Prediction: 

I predict this story will be on a girl who will turn 11 year old and its her birthday but she is not that happy cause no one is coming. ( meaning: Predicting helps readers sort out important information from unimportant information. It also helps them organize their thinking as they encounter new material.) Continue reading Read like a Reader based on The Short Story 1