Sense, Sensibility and Sentences: Examining and Writing Memorable Lines | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it

What can a single sentence accomplish? How do writers achieve different effects in sentences?

Overview | What can a single sentence accomplish? In this lesson, students share favorite sentences, look closely at what makes them great, paraphrase them, then evaluate the results. They also work with sentences that are “mini-narratives” and write some of their own, before writing full-fledged short stories based on other students’ sentences.