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Cw fiction intro

  1. 1. Fiction<br />An Introduction to…<br />
  2. 2. Quick Write: (WNB)<br />Think of the best story you’ve ever heard. <br />In writing, do your best to describe this story. <br />Why did you like it so much? <br />What did the writer do well?<br />
  3. 3. What is fiction?<br />
  4. 4. Your Words (WNB)<br />How would you define fiction?<br />
  5. 5. “Official” Definitions (Dictionary.com)<br />imaginative narration, especially in prose form<br />something feigned, invented, or imagined; a made-up story<br />an imaginary thing or event, postulated for the purposes of argument or explanation<br />
  6. 6. Qualities of Good Fiction<br />On the next page of your notebook, please.. <br />Title it: A writer of good fiction has to…<br />Then, brainstorm as many qualities of good fiction as you can by creating a bulleted list.<br />I’ll ask everyone to share at least one in a moment.<br />
  7. 7. More about Fiction<br />
  8. 8. Types of Fiction<br />Realistic Fiction<br />Could actually happen in real life, but is not based on true events<br />Non-realistic Fiction<br />Could not actually happen in real life because they involve some sort of supernatural aspect or impossible technology or alter history in some way.<br />Semi-fiction<br />fiction implementing a great deal of non-fiction <br />i.e. “based on a true story”<br />
  9. 9. Forms of Fiction<br />
  10. 10. Fiction is harder to write [than nonfiction] because it’s an act of invention, vs. description, but I think the satisfaction at the end is well worth the challenges.<br />
  11. 11. Elements of Fiction<br />

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