How can understanding literary elements and writing about them enrich my experience with short stories? How does an author create meaning in a fictional text? How is literature a reflection of life? Why does my understanding of a short story improve when I talk about it with one or more people? Why do patterns emerge in texts? How is my life similar to and different from the patterns/archetypes I read about?
Identifies, analyzes and applies knowledge of the structures of fiction
Unit Resources include general, global resources that might include bookmarks, books, periodicals, media and software. URLs need to be provided for each resource to identify a source from which it can be obtained. Resources might include those purchased as part of an adoption. More specific resources will be referenced within the teaching procedures.