Over the weekend, you should have observed the world! Take some time to describe a moment that you experienced, but try to do it from the perspective of ... YOUR SHOES! Where have your shoes been? What have they seen? What other kinds of shoes have they interacted with? What substances have they touched? What makes your shoes happy? Sad?
Collect forms for action research
Pull out overheard conversations
Read a piece of The Language Archive
Discussing Monologue/Character Development
Character Description + Character Greatest Want
Character description + Character Greatest Want