5 Frame Stories


Title:
5 Frame Stories
Subject:
Any
Grade:
Any
Time Frame:
1 class period (depends on age level, tools used, and experience with tools)
Summary:
Students will create 5 frame stories that tell their story only through pictures. These stories can be created using art supplies and paper, photographs and slideshow software, with video software, or any combination of such tools
Tasks:
5 frame story
  • 1st photo: establish characters & setting
  • 2nd photo: create a situation with possibilities of what might happen
  • 3rd photo: involve the characters in the situation
  • 4th photo: build to probable outcomes
  • 5th photo: have a logical, but surprising, end

3 frames:
  • Beginning - Set the scene, setting & characters & start of action
  • Middle - Confrontation, problem, obstacle, choice, ...
  • End - Resolution of middle

3-X frame cycle
Objectives:
  • What GLCE's or other objectives does this activity/lesson project meet?
  • Please include at least one !gnite objective here as well (communication with text and non-text resources, collaboration, higher order thinking skills, problem solving, etc.)
Assessment:
How will you assess the students learning?
Please identify opportunities for differentiation.
Resources:
Examples:



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