Picture book exercise
This assignment takes us into many areas including digital
pictures and editing, the writing process, concept maps, and how different
people can draw different conclusions from the same information.
ideas for a short illustrated story with your group. (note #5 below)
on a story topic
a sketchy idea of what would happen in a story
- Make a
concept map that will help you identify what pictures (5) you should take
to illustrate your story.
- Go out
and take pictures. Try to take pictures that 1) are open to more than one
interpretation and 2) illustrate your story. You only have 20 minutes…so
your camera to another group
your new camera, download the pictures, look at them.
a story based on the pictures.
- Make a
the pictures as needed.
your peer review, trade with the group that took the pictures.
- In the
review look at the following:
the writing make sense?
questions do you have – think of 2 questions that could expand the story
did you like?
could the story be improved?
share what YOUR idea was.
there is time, rewrite your story.