Found Fiction Short Story Rubric

Found Fiction

Curriculum Embedded Task
New Hampshire Task Bank
Aaron Cass
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English / Language Arts
10, 11, 12
High (9-12)

The assignment starts with students finding an object (a lost article of clothing, a key, an earring, someone’s shopping list), which they will then use to develop a short piece of fiction.  Their goal is to use the author’s tools of characterization, plot structure, sensory imagery and...