Twisted Fairy Tale Final Project instructions

We have seen various type of twisted fairy tales in class, now it’s your turn to write your own version of a famous fairy tale!

Deadline  March 3rd!

Evaluation Grid

Organization  (use your story map)

A1 O 0 no organization

A2 O 1  appropriate

B1 O 2  suspenseful

B2 O 3 both suspenseful and meaningful

Twists ( 1 element was changed and added a modern twist to the original story, remember what we saw in class! )

A1 O 0 no twist

A2 O 1 too obvious

B1 O 2 subtle

B2 O 3 subtle and humorous

Characters

A1 O 0 no description

A2 O 1 physical description

B1 O 2 physical / mental description

B2 O 3 convincing / meaningful descriptions

Language

A1 O 0 too many errors

A2 O 1  appropriate despite some errors

B1 O 2  relevant but with a few errors

B2 O 3  rich and flawless

Creativity

A1 O 0 none

A2 O 1 some efforts

B1 O 2 adequate choices

B2 O 3 meaningful and subtle choices

Oral

A1 O 0 none / too short

A2 O 1  some efforts but too many pronunciation mistakes.

B1 O 2 appropriate but a few mistakes

B2 O 3 convincing and hardly no mistakes.

Bonus

O 1 funny and original

O 2 visual effects, techniques and time involved.

Malus

If you’re late!

O – 2 per day

 

Also you’ll need to follow specific instructions:

1- FOR THE ILLUSTRATED TWISTED FAIRY TALE BOOK PROJECT :

You can create an illustrated book :

5 pages: 1 front page + 4 text pages min > 500 words min.

You’ll present your book to the class, explain how you made it and read 2 paragraphs.

Oral: 1min 30 min.

1- Choose your fairy tale

Aladdin
Beauty and the Beast
Cinderella
The Frog Prince
The Gingerbread Man
The Golden Goose
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Hansel and Gretel
Jack and the Beanstalk
The Little Mermaid
Little Red Riding Hood
Peter and the Wolf
Peter Pan


The Adventures of Pinocchio
The Princess and the Pea
Puss in Boots
Rumpelstiltskin
Sleeping Beauty
Snow White
Three Little Pigs
Tom Thumb
The Ugly Duckling
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

2- Complete you fairy tale’s map.

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3- Highlight what you want to twist in your story map.

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4- Write your draft.

a- Plan your ideas:

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                             b- Write a rough version.

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c- Draw or find some illustrations. Screen Shot 2014-01-12 at 17.21.12

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5- Revise your draft.

HELP!

To Check your verb tenses (simple or continuous, plu-perfect … )

http://esl.about.com/od/englishgrammar/a/tense_resource.htm

To choose images or find some inspiration for your illustrations you can use this website:

http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/illustrations/index.html

2- FOR THE TWISTED FAIRY TALE VIDEO PROJECT

1- Choose your fairy tale

2- Complete you fairy tale’s map.

3- Select key moments of the story to create key scenes.

4- Write down the script of your voice over.

http://audacity.sourceforge.net/

5- Write down the credits or present your characters.

Your video must be 2min long minimum, every lead actor must speak for 1min30 seconds minimum.

Video projects can be made by a team of maximum 4 people.

MORE CREATIVE PROJECTS!

– storyboard

https://www.storyboardthat.com/storyboard-creator
– flipbook

– puppet show

http://arcsoft-3d-text-factory.software.informer.com/download/

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