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Short Stories

Compose a story or retelling.

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Ages: 8 - 12
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An Interview with a Master Storyteller
From nextvista.org, produced by meetmeatthecorner.org
This video contains a student's interview with JeHann Clements, a well-known storyteller, at the Hans Christian Anderson statue in Central Park.  Mr. Clements describes the characteristics of a good story: a strong beginning, middle, and end, along w... [more]
September 10, 2011 at 09:40 AM
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Ages: 3 - 13
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The Lorax by Dr. Seuss
From GoogleVideo, produced by Friz Freleng, Ted Geisel
This 25 minute video tells this story using animation. Dr. Seuss videos and books have several messages that could be the center of a discussion for the class.
February 11, 2012 at 05:30 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
1967 Views:
Writing Short Stories-Advice from Kurt Vonnegut
From YouTube
Kurt Vonnegut gives 8 pieces of advice to other writers for developing the plot of the short story. Vonnegut voice is accompanied by fabulous photos of Vonnegut's life. (1:29)
July 11, 2009 at 12:44 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Tips On How to Write Introduction Story
From YouTube, produced by ehow
Learn tips on how to write the introduction to a story by discussing the story itself or discussing your career and what led to the story being written.  Consider why you are writing a story introduction with tips from a writer and playwright.
February 5, 2010 at 11:58 AM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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How to Write a Short Story
From YouTube, produced by ehow
Learn how to write a short story, pick three or four characters, narrow the scope of the plot and create a solid conclusion that contains a moral. An english professor show you how in this video. skills.
February 5, 2010 at 12:14 PM
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Ages: 16 - 18
1000 Views:
How to Write a Short Story
From YouTube
Compose a successful short story, using brevity to an advantage, with tips from a published author and English professor in this video on writing where he speaks directly to you. Great tips for those of any age who have a passion for writing. The vid... [more]
July 12, 2009 at 03:50 PM
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Ages: 11 - 15
4512 Views:
Parts of a Story
From YouTube, produced by Marisaboutique
This video describes the parts of a story - setting, plot, character(s), conflict, and point of view. For each of these categories slides are presented while an off-screen narrator discusses the slide.  discuss what is included for each one. Good inf... [more]
Found by Barb in Short Stories
August 4, 2009 at 03:51 PM
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Ages: 16 - 18
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How to Generate Short Story Ideas
From YouTube
Short story ideas are generated from the idea of a central character trying to solve a problem and encountering change of some sort. A short story also includes a clear beginning, middle and end.
April 25, 2009 at 03:58 AM
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Ages: 11 - 18
1012 Views:
How to Write an Interesting Story
From YouTube, produced by ehow
An interesting story contains detailed characters, entertaining plots, diverse settings and creative writing styles. Discover how to write an interesting story to hook the audience with this free video from a professional writer.
February 5, 2010 at 12:23 PM
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