Dickens Character Conversation

Learning “Dickens-Speak”

A Conversation Between Two Dickens Characters

(40 points)

  1. Use the following link to choose two characters that Dickens created in one of his many stories: CLICK HERE for a list of Dickens' Characters

  2. Then create a scene in which these two characters  meet and have a short conversation.

  3. After you have written the scene, go back and insert  some “Dickens-Speak”.  Insert at least three words from the Dickens Glossary. Underline the “Dickens-Speak” words you used. CLICK HERE for the Dickens Glossary.


Grade:

Participation (20 points)

Followed directions and completed on time.

Evaluation (20 points)

At least 300 words.  

Used words from the Dickens glossary.

Proofread: no glaring errors in spelling, punctuation, or capitalization.

Sound sentences--no fragments, run-ons, or rambling sentences.


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