"If you want to create conflict that is both thrilling and purposeful, you must give each of the characters involved a strong goal that gives meaning to their actions." - How to Craft a Killer Character Goal For Your Hero, by @shesnovel
Remember to "check in" to see how you're feeling today. This important step can help you refrain from acting on your self-destructive symptoms. Recovery means that you learn how to accept and process your feelings instead of avoiding them by acting on your self-destructive behaviors.
Lesson about identifying bullying behaviors vs. mean, teasing, or conflict behaviors.
INTERESTING ROOTS Friends & conflicts An עֲמוּתָה (amuta) is a non-profit organization and the word is heard often in Israel where there are many NPOs. The root of the word is ע-מ-ת. The interesting thing is that words emanating from this root often have conflicting meanings. It is a root that means ‘friendship,’ as well as ‘conflict.’ How so? An עָמִית (amit) is a colleague at work; he is happy to cooperate with you for the good of the company but also wants to be promoted, putting…
This huge colorful poster clearly identifies nine important elements of literature: plot, theme, setting, characterization, conflict, mood, style, tone, and point of view. The teacher's guide contains additional information about the elements, teaching suggestions, and related instructional activities.