Writing Task 4 - Titanic Survivor Description
resources 2, 4, 5 and 7
Imagine you were a passenger on board the Titanic when it sank. Write a diary entry detailing what happened.
You might want to research other survivor recount to help you understand what it was really like the night the Titanic sank.
What to describe in your survivor re-count:
This is a brilliant opportunity to use emotive language, to create atmosphere using short, dramatic sentences for effect, use expanded noun phrases and other descriptive features (similes, metaphors) to make the reader feel like they were there with you.
Remember to plan your writing before you begin and edit your work when you have finished.