Creating Short Stories
Creatively coming up with ways to write a short story from every day objects and our imagination.
US Grade 2 - 5
In this class, students will see how to come up with stories from things that they see around them and from their imagination. We will practice these techniques in class. Week 1: What makes a short story and do pictures have to be a part of it or can music be a part of it too? Homework: Write a few lines about something in your home, using your imagination: it could be about a piece of paper or even a toothbrush. Week 2: Making a story flow: how do we come up with a beginning, middle and...
I love writing stories, and I have written many short stories for children. My approach is to make learning fun. Allowing children to see that they can be empowered to write stories allows them to see that their voice counts.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Meet the teacher
Hello I'm Lisa Culbertson, winner of the Best in Class 2022 Outschool award for my classes, and I have taught in public and private schools as well as homeschooling co-ops and tutoring students of all ages for over thirty years. I am...
$60for 4 classes
1x per week, 4 weeks
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(1)
Completed by 4 learners
Live video meetings
3-9 learners per class