by August Wilson
Assignments & Activities
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Singing the Blues
Objective: Students will analyze character traits and conflicts. Students will express the findings of their analysis by writing a blues song from a specific character's perspective. This assignment should take one week to comple...
Write an Omitted Scene and a Critical Review
Objective: Students will explore plot, character, character relationships, and dialogue. Students will demonstrate knowledge of these concepts by writing and performing scenes that are "omitted" from Fences. Mastery of c...