A set of fun writing challenges including different writing techniques with some seasonal fun and designed to stimulate creative thought.
Ideally suited to older primary and younger secondary students but can be easily adapted for younger children. The slides are editable so that you can customise each task for your own needs.
Santa's elves are very busy this year and they need a new secretary. This secretary will need to check some of Santa's letters, organise a Christmas party for the reindeers and guests and organise a safety check list for chimney owners across the world.
~ The role requires multiple skills and includes the following tasks:
~ Write a persuasive letter
~ Write a letter that includes deliberate spelling and punctuation errors
~ Correct and edit errors in a letter
~ Give and receive feedback about persuasive writing with a partner
~ Plan a menu for guests with different needs and interests
~ Describe each dish on the menu
~ Plan entertainment for the reindeer's party
~ Draw up a schedule for the entertainment
~ Design and create a poster that will appeal to specific guests
~ Write a safety check list to ensure chimneys are safe for Santa
Mince pies and carrots are optional…