Using Storycorps and This American Life as our model for "Building a Good Story," 6th graders armed with their iPads and interview questions, took Wildwood by storm interviewing staff and students to build some unique stories that highlight the diversity and richness of our school community.
Scroll to the bottom of this page for resources and the model stories we heard in class.
Esme, Evi, and Nomi
What is Wildwood?
Google Gadget URL
What is right? Liam with Nick
Gender and Sports
Becky, Phoebe, and Sam
"What Books Should Every Kid Read?"
Adelia, Alice and Aaliyah
"What do You Want to be?"
Jake and Joseph's Interview with Cammie McGovern author of "Just My Luck"
Avi, Dom, and Christian's "What Scares You?" Special guest interview with Nick!
Anna and Freya's "What do You Want be?"
*Due to a technical problem Anna and Freya retold this story.
Delia and Grace "Insults"
Resources and Model Stories:
Ira Glass on Storytelling: