Welcome: A CREATIVE STORY
Description: A Quest of Narratives-This WeQquest will introduce students to the most important elements of Short Story Writing. This WebQuest also serves as an introduction to story writing, a process for which many students will collaborate in order to produce-online!- the PRET-A-PET Adventure Story!!! Students from each partner school will use the internet to explore the elements and characteristics of the short story. Students will discuss what they plan and work together to come up with a nice structure for a story related to human-animal friendship or animal abuse (animal rights matters). The requirement is for them to create an original story.
Grade Level: 6-8
Curriculum: English / Language Arts
Keywords: The 8 Elements of Story Writing: Characters, Setting (in time and place), Intrigue (Problem or Conflict), Rising Action, Climax, Denouement (Falling Action or Resolution), Moral Lesson, Creativity
Author(s): Alina Petcu