Here’s a bit of holiday fun. Have your students pretend to become the gingerbread
man and fill in the blanks on the girl or boy writing prompt page.
make things more believable, and to practice research skills, encourage
students to include factual information about the place they want to run
to, using lots of description in their “ed-venture”.
Have students do a
rough draft and underline their adjectives to make sure they have
enough. To help explain what you want your students to do, I’ve
included a completed sample.