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Ministry of Education.

Learning task 3: Writing

  1. Teacher and children work together to construct a fairy tale. encouraging the children to contribute ideas.
  2. Make available boxes with a range of settings, characters, events, problems and solutions so that the children are able to access these if they cannot think of ideas of their own. It gives children a starting point when planning and writing their story.
  3. The children will plan and write their own fairy tale using a narrative planning sheet (see learning task 2).
  4. Children will write their own fairy tale, stopping to share, review and rewrite as they are in the process of writing.
  5. Children will publish stories to be presented in a booklet for sharing with peers and junior school children.
  6. Illustrations to be used to enhance the fairy tale.

Published on: 06 Apr 2009