Think of some questions that you could use in an interview with a family member. What would you like to ask them? Write down their answers or (with their permission) record them using a mobile device.
Write a letter to a friend or family member. What would you like to tell them about?
Read your favourite book.
Write a postcard or email to your favourite author.
Make up a story with other people. Each person is only allowed to say one sentence before moving on to the next person.
Create a menu for today’s meal.
Choose a toy, a household object or something in your food cupboard and make an advert to encourage people to buy it!
Write a set of instructions to teach people how to play a simple game.
Write a news report about something that has happened to you recently.
Write a book review of the book you are reading. What is it about? Who would you recommend it to?
Make some “top ten” lists. What are your top ten book characters, or books made into films, for example?
Make a stop motion animation that tells a story. We like Stop Motion Studio on the App Store, but others are available to download too.
Create a comic strip that shows what you did yesterday, or what you would love to do tomorrow.
Read the dictionary (or another book in your home) and make a note of some words that you have not seen before. What do they mean?
Write a letter/email to your teacher. What would you like to tell them?
Choose characters from different books and imagine that they came together in a new story. Imagine what they might do together.
Think of an alternative ending to one of your favourite books.
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World of David WalliamsDavid will be reading a story a day for the next 30 days. Enjoy! (Started Monday 23rd March 2020)
Writing Ideas! Give yourself 30 minutes to complete each one.