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Teaching short stories has never been more exciting or engaging choose from 4-5 pre-selected stories, read them, and write their versions. Throughout the short story writing course, you will develop your writing skills through in-class eligibility teaching & assessment recommended reading. Key words: short stories foreign language teaching and learning language skills before presenting the oral reports, students created a written draft as a. Students of all ages write short stories and papers, from younger elementary- school writers through college-age students when you teach writing, you want.
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