Blogging Holes

2nd year English classes are writing blogs based on their literature studies.

Spades by rasbak (CC BY-SA 3.0 licence)

Mrs Mitchell’s class have been studying the novel Holes by Louis Sachar, which is set in the USA. Each pair and trio of pupils was asked to select a different state, and figure out whether the novel could have been set there, using their knowledge of the novel and research from the LRC’s resources.

Success criteria for blog articles:

  • includes at least one copyright free image
    – add the URL to the place in your blog you want it to appear
    Wikimedia Commons has lots of great material you can look at
  • includes at least one hyperlink to another website
  • includes relevant information
  • avoids any plagiarism
  • avoids any bias
  • laid out so it can be clearly read online
  • be roughly 250-300 words
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