Choose Jick, Alec, Mac, Lisabeth, Stanley, or another character from "English Creek," then construct a biography of that person suitable for display on a current-day social networking site. Highlight their experiences, exaggerating or underplaying as the character might see fit.
Square Dance Calling
Study the square dance calls in "English Creek" and, if desired, research other popular square dance calls from the 1930s. Using those calls as inspiration, create a new square dance call that honors or gently teases some of the main characters who populate the Two Country.
Write a brief "how to" article, explaining how to perform some skill highlighted in "English Creek." Examples could include canning, roping a calf, making oyster stew, or creating a fireline.
Write a letter from a father or mother in "English Creek" to their child or children, offering their best parental advice for living...
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