1. Open the story starter page on scholastic and get four students to pull the lever in order to choose the topic that they will be writing about.
2. Put the students in pairs.
3. Give them about 10 minutes to write a quick story using all of the elements as shown in the picture.
4. Read the stories out in class.
5. Don't be too hard on their grammar. Let them use their imaginations and have a bit of fun with writing!