I came up with the idea of writing Girls to the Rescue stories because so many of Grimm's fairy tales portray girls as beautiful but helpless wimps. So, the main challenge in writing a story of this type is to create a story that showcases a main character who is clever, courageous rather than witless and helpless. I'd like to suggest that you have your class read some Girls to the Rescue stories, so they'll be familiar with the unique stylistic requirements described below:. Main Character: Ask the students to think of ideas brain storm possible main characters for their stories. They can use:. Note that we use a very broad definition of rescue.
Early in the morning on May 23, , the state-of-the-art diesel electric submarine USS Squalus was conducting a test dive off the Isle of Shoals when a catastrophic valve failure caused the sub to sink to feet. Due to the extreme depth and difficulty of the rescue attempt, the search was called off until the next day, as the 33 passengers watched the crew compartment, engine and torpedo rooms flood with water. At a. It's known as the most epic and complex mission of World War II. In January, , volunteer U. Army Rangers set out to rescue more than allied prisoners of war who had already survived the Bataan Death March, a brutal multi-day forced walk through the searing heat of the Philippine jungles.
Finding ourselves unable to identify the problem only makes matters worse. But take heart! Here are some common plot gaffes and sensible ways to revise without starting over.
Few weeks ago we shared our 10 writing prompts about cats. To honour this beautiful bond between dog and man, National Dog Day is celebrated on the 26 th August. This is the day to appreciate the love and loyalty of these spectacular animals. Here at Imagine Forest, we appreciate these beautiful creatures the Imagine Forest way. How will you celebrate National Dog day?