Doodle Write: A Creative Writing Activity (Ages 6-8)
Kim Stalker M.Ed. NBCT
In this 2 day class, students will use their imagination by turning a doodle into an illustration. They will use their illustration to create a story map, and their story map into a story. #ACADEMIC
US Grade 1 - 2
Give a child pencil and paper and ask them to write a story, and they usually have a hard time coming up with a topic. Give them a doodle page and ask them to draw a picture, and they will jump right in and get busy. Now, let's turn that doodle into a story! This class works great for reluctant and excited writers. This 2 day class if for beginning writers ages 6-8. I will post 2 doodle pages and the students will choose one to work on in class. They can use the other one to create for...
Students will learn how to take a doodle, turn it into and illustration, and write a story.
Getting students to enjoy writing is hard. This is an activity that has always worked for me. I look forward to sharing it with your learner.
Homework OfferedStudents will be expected to complete their illustrations and story maps before day 2. I will encourage them to edit and post their stories to the classroom for all to enjoy after the second day is over.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
0* doodle pages and story map will be provided - Please make sure to print them before class starts. *pencil *the students favorite drawing and coloring tools (crayons, markers, and/or colored pencils)
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Please make sure that the doodles and story map are printed before class starts.
Meet the teacher
Hello everyone! Thank you so much for taking the time to get to know me. I live in Arkansas with my husband. We have 2 wonderful children but we are empty nesters. They have grown and flown our nest. I have been officially teaching for 28 years,...
$20for 2 classes
2x per week, 1 week
Completed by 5 learners
Live video meetings
2-6 learners per class