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Fiction

Write a short story, novel or play, using: character, setting, plot, structure, conflict, theme, mood, tone, point of view, allusion, figurative language, stylistic devices, dramatic irony, symbolism, imagery, language/word choice, foreshadowing, flashback, soliloquy, etc.

There are 9 videos in this category and 11 videos in 2 subcategories.

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Ages: 14 - 18
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Storytelling 101
From SlideShare, produced by Scott Schwertly Productions
This is an excellent slideshow (with voice narration) that explores the art of storytelling. The narrator highlights three different types of fiction templates.
Found by teresahopson in Fiction
April 2, 2010 at 01:40 PM
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Ages: 16 - 18
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How to Write a Novel
From YouTube
Compose a successful novel, full of subplots and side stories, with tips from a published author and English professor in this video where he speaks to you about writing. For you future novelists out there, here are some great tips to get on the righ... [more]
Found by ronna_37 in Fiction
July 12, 2009 at 03:44 PM
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Ages: 16 - 18
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Writing Techniques for Novels
From YouTube
Discover your own personal writing process that gets the job done with tips from a published author and English professor in this video on writing. The professor gives you ideas that help you find what works best for you.
Found by ronna_37 in Fiction
July 12, 2009 at 03:53 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Breathing Life into History
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by PBS Learning Media
Rosemary Wells compares and contracts historical fiction with non-fiction, and explains how good historical fiction gets the facts right, but also gives the reader a colorful hero or heroine, someone to walk through history with. (2:22)
February 7, 2012 at 11:38 PM
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Ages: 17 - 18
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How to Write a Book or Story
From YouTube
Tips from a published author and English professor in this video on writing. Compose a book, whether as a form of expression or a form of financial stability, with help from this video.
Found by ronna_37 in Fiction
July 12, 2009 at 03:42 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Practical and Creative Writing Lessons-Children's Book Writing Ideas
From YouTube, produced by eHow
Tips come from a produced playwright, Laura Turner, in this video on writing a book for children that catches their imaginations. She uses the example of "The Wind in the Willows" to talk about characters and illustrations (3:05).
Found by ronna_37 in Fiction
July 12, 2009 at 04:18 PM
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Ages: 15 - 18
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How to Write a Good Fantasy Book
From YouTube
Write a good fantasy book by creating a reality to an imaginary world with tips from a playwright in this video on creative writing that she personally shares with you. The video includes video captions.
Found by ronna_37 in Fiction
July 12, 2009 at 04:07 PM
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Ages: 13 - 18
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Balancing History and Fiction in Historical Fiction
From goo.gl, produced by fora.tv
The video is about how does historical fiction help us understand what is happening in the world today? These interviews are for more mature students as there is a great deal of talking with very few examples students can use.
Found by freealan in Fiction
January 17, 2011 at 03:25 PM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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Amy Tan TED talk "Creative Process"
From ted.com
Novelist Amy Tan digs deep into the creative process, looking for hints of how hers evolved.
Found by Marian Blair in Fiction
November 27, 2010 at 09:48 PM
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