Year 7/8 writing stories - Introduction


There is 15 slides in this lesson on Writing stories.

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This lesson is an introduction to students writing a story.

An outline of the lesson is below: 

  • Brainstorm the purposes of storytelling.
  • Watch the Bertha Benz: The Journey that Changed Everything advertisement film and answer the comprehension questions.
  • Identify your favourite story and reflect on why you particularly enjoyed it.
  • Individually, list the three most important qualities a story needs to have in order to get you interested.
  • Identify the three most important elements of a story.