Why the Chicken
Overview
Everybody thinks it's hilarious to keep asking why the chicken crossed the road, but the chickens are tired of it! They've decided it's time to set the record straight. In this workshop, students will reveal the true stories of what happened that day...
Learning objectives
As a writer:
  • Be introduced to ECP process of writing, revising and publishing a story
  • Stretch creative thinking and take creative risks
  • Express ideas with detail and specificity
  • Slow down to elaborate each part of a story fully
  • Improve writing skills through individualised feedback from the teacher
  • Revise writing for continuity, consistency and focus
  • Practise proofreading skills and correct identified technical errors in their work to prepare writing to be published
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
  • Gain confidence as a writer by writing and publishing a story in a booklet for a real audience
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max size
6
Sessions
6
For children aged
8 to 10
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