One of the areas of writing we will be focusing on will be creating fictional texts. We have begun to have discussions about elements of a fictional texts. The children are focused on character and Jeffers books will help us explore the narrative devise and problem and solution. The books will also help the children develop the vocabulary needed to convey emotion.
A wonderful video about the day in the life of an artist. How he captures ideas and creates books.
We have begun discussing how people are inspired to entertain people and show their creativity.
Oliver Jeffers created a video for a U2 song.