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How would this story be different if it was told from someone else's perspective?
Transcript of How would this story be different if it was told from someone else's perspective?
how point of view
impacts a story
by analyzing other perspectives. When is it important to know more than one side of a story, experience, or idea? Ten Seconds to Disaster It came without warning, a terrible, searing flash, almost scorching his eyes. Instinctively, his hands jerked away from the controls shielding his face from the blinding light. His mouth opened in a great, soundless scream as the Skystream swerved sharply with the sudden loss of control. His hands jerk back to the steering column , but it was too late. The tortures screech of cracking metal flooded his ears. Slowly, horribly, the aircraft began to disintegrate. Something whirled past the windscreen, a tattered fragment of the engine. The earth smashed up at Mitch, reeling and spinning in the clear sunlight. He was crashing. He was crashing and he knew he was going to die The Scarlet Ibis 15 minutes to read and
answer response questions. Daily Proofread: Level Forty-Four Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead is a ritual celebrated in Mexico and certain parts of the United States, including the Valley. Celebrations are held each year in Mesa Chandler Guadalupe and at arizona state university although the ritual has since been merged with Catholic theology, it still maintains the basic principles of the Aztec ritual, such as the use of skulls.
Today, people don wooden skull masks called calacas and dance in honor of their deceased relatives. The wooden skulls are also placed on altar that are dedicated to the dead. Sugar skulls made with the names of the dead person on the forehead are eaten by a relative or friend.
Read more: http://www.azcentral.com/ent/dead/articles/dead-history.html#ixzz29WAweg5G This sentence has an appositive. 10 errors Wednesday Entry Challenge
PASS or FAIL
1) Respectably, get your Daily Proofread Tracker, number from one to ten, and correct all errors.
2) Immediately put your paper back in your folder. Answers:
Mesa, Chandler, Guadalupe (, optional)
Arizona State University
forehead, Silently s h h h h *Share in your groups. (15 seconds)
*Share out to the class. Wait for your respect before you talk! Summarize the passage by describing the characters, the events, and the point of view (first person, third person limited, or third-person omniscient). 1 2 3 1 minute and 30 seconds How would this story be different if it were written in third person omniscient - knowing what mom/dad/friends were thinking as well? Summarize, "The Scarlet Ibis" by providing the point of view, characters, and events. 5 minutes
7-11 sentences Writing Challenge: How would this story change if we saw it through the eyes of Doodle, the parents, or even the other kids their age? Discuss Ideas In a short narrative, re-tell a major event from this story in third person omniscient point of view showing the thoughts of both the parents and Doodle. D.O.L. Summarize the following passage by describing the characters, events, and point of view. Then, re-tell the story from another characters perspective in first person point of view. from "The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allen Poe
The old man's hour had come! With a loud yell, I threw open the lantern and leaped into the room. He shrieked once --once only. In an instant I dragged him to the floor, and pulled the heavy bed over him. I then smiled gaily, to find the deed so far done. But, for many minutes, the heart beat on with a muffled sound. This, however, did not vex me; it would not be heard through the wall. At length it ceased. The old man was dead. I removed the bed and examined the corpse. Yes, he was stone, stone dead. I placed my hand upon the heart and held it there many minutes. There was no pulsation. He was stone dead. His eve would trouble me no more. THINK 2 What if our narrator was just a child playing with a toy? Class Challenge Questions: http://www.shmoop.com/scarlet-ibis/brother-and-doodle-quiz.html http://www.shmoop.com/scarlet-ibis/quizzes.html