Not-So-White Christmas
Jan 2-3
9:30-12:00
ECP Centre in Central
Dec 23-24
9:30-12:00
ECP Centre in Central
Dec 19-20
9:30-12:00
ECP Centre in Central
Overview
Breaking news! All the icebergs have melted and the North Pole is flooded! Students in this workshop will learn to write news reports as they collaborative create a news broadcast about how Santa and his team find new and inventive ways to prepare for Christmas.
Learning objectives
Specific to this workshop:
  • Be introduced to the structure and features of news reports
  • Learn about news angles, interviewing techniques and objective reporting
  • Individually write a script and present it as part of a collaborative news broadcast
As a writer:
  • Be introduced to ECP process of writing and revising
  • Stretch creative thinking and take creative risks
  • Experiment with new techniques, devices, structure and text type
  • Improve writing skills through individualised feedback from the teacher
  • Practise proofreading and editing skills
As a learner:
  • Develop creativity and collaboration through a workshop environment
  • Learn to look at own work critically and consider how to improve it
  • Learn to be open to and respond to constructive feedback
Skill-Building

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7
Sessions
2
For children aged
8 to 10
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