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Today we’ll learn what snapshots and thoughtshots are.
Snapshots are using descriptions/imagery to paint the picture for the reader, while thoughtshots are the thoughts and emotions a character is going through.
Barry Lane (caution: he’s an odd fellow) explains… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZxdrOWUCu48
When we combine these two things on an important part of a story it’s called “Exploding a moment.” You’ll get an assignment about this during the last block of the week.
Here’s an example of that: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mA9YeKBRaL8
Homework Alert! You’ll get a vocab packet as well. Quiz won’t be until the 28th. Do the packet by Monday and be ready to turn it in for a grade.