Observing and describing in Storm Boy 6: Describing action

Lesson
Observing and describing in Storm Boy 6: Describing action
7 pages
Purpose
Create a vivid description of characters acting within a dynamic landscape.
Description
In this lesson we model one of the most dramatic moments in Storm Boy, the rescue of a fisherman during the big storm. Unlike many of the other Storm Boy lessons, this snippet zooms in on small details, but it maintains a strong connection between the action and the surrounding environment.
Lesson type
Detailed practice
Genre / Topic
Childhood, Growing up, Animals, Nature