So today we took our first stab at joke writing. We opened with telling jokes. After that, we looked at different jokes styles and talked about what it takes to write a joke.
If you lost the handout, here it is…
After that, I gave people the first prompt for this unit. It’s a pretty simply one so you can spend time making sure it’s funny.
PROMPT 1: Joke Writing
Today we’re going to take a stab at the easiest form of joke writing: PUN JOKES.
You’re going to write 3 jokes with pun (or near pun) punch lines.
To help give you a little direction, I’ll give you some criteria.
SUBJECT – FISH
SUBJECT – FOOD
SUBJECT – Your choosing