Catholic Education South Australia

Inquiry Questions

How can I make my stories more interesting?
How can I create interesting characters for my stories?


Arts:Live (Major Partners Include Curriculum Corporation)

Comprehensive site with multiple resources.

This series - Shapeshifting stories
3 x 45 minute lessons via videos with teachers’ pack and downloadable additional resources

How do students make more exciting stories? What makes an interesting character?  How can characters move a story forward with their desires or challenges? This playful course gives students practical and creative methods to spark their writing process and improve their stories.

With the help of characters, including superhero show-off Frostica and the trainee warlock Solpadon, students are supported to create their own brilliant heroes.

Shapeshifting Stories provides handy tips and activities that break down the character development process and helps students create more compelling and dramatic stories.

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Link: Arts:Live Lessons