Link the Plot: Some framework and development of interesting plot
1. Students are given a story start and ending, eg.
Start : Tim brought his skateboard to school.
Ending : Everyone was sent home at lunch time.
2. Students write in between sequence of events, either by:
(a) 3-4 dot points or (b) Writing in full
Free Write : Advantages • Expand one of your bullet points . • Students write STARTS and ENDINGS on strips. Lucky dip from each to write . • Draw comic strip of events before writing . • Use this strategy for oral story-telling .