Establish Setting — World Building

* It is important to establish your fictional world before you begin writing.

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Kate Messner has created a helpful Ted-ed presentation.

You can find it here:

http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-to-build-a-fictional-world-kate-messner#watch

Today’s Assignment:

1. Watch the video.

2. Complete the questions. Click on ‘world building’ below for the world-building questionnaire.

World building

3. Play the states game.

http://www.history.com/games/puzzles/place-state/play?et_cid=77183917&et_rid=1179955491&linkid=http%3a%2f%2fwww.history.com%2fgames%2fpuzzles%2fplace-state%2fplay