Okay, so you can't actually turn my blog's pages, but you can FINALLY download your own graphic organizer to help your students create their own Choose Your Own Adventure story. (Or as I call them: A Pick Your Own Ending story) Yes, that is correct! Our basement is once again a basement, not a wading pool; my laundry is done..sort of; and our yard is ground squirrel free...I wish! No matter, I had time today and just put the finishing touches on my TeachersPayTeachers store and wanted to share this graphic organizer with you today. In fact, I have it on sale just for my blog friends until Wednesday, which is the day we SHOULD be done with these adventures in my classroom!
graphic organizer, using color-coding to help make the process easier. The end result is a story with a possible 6 different ending on a total of 11 pages. Can you imagine the pride of your students as they share these masterpieces?
We are currently doing that in my classroom this week. I grouped the students in teams of four based on genre preference. This year we had a range of students wanting to write sci-fi, mystery, realistic fiction, and a horror story. (The horror story involved parents and prom...oh the Horror! : D) The stories are written as a group or in teams except each student does one section individually so that I have
This week I am looking forward to reading their creative and imaginative stories, including a "realistic fiction" that has evolved into an elite team of teenage spies whom have been given the mission to invade Nazi Germany. Can't wait to hear of the Pick Your Own Ending stories that your students create, should you choose this adventure in writing!