Writing for Fashion Events

Summary

In this fashion writing exercise, students choose between reporting on a real red carpet event or a school event like the prom. They sharpen their descriptive language skills and point of view by commenting on current trends in a magazine-style story. Warm-up and follow-up activities are included.

Suggested Classes:

Clothing, Journalism

State and National Standards:

Arizona, California, Washington, National

Photo

Suggested Materials:

  • Recorded or downloaded event
  • Articles from fashion magazines