Children’s author Alane Adams’ Between the Pages educational video series teaches children how to write great stories using fun videos and activity guides for all ages.
“Part Four: The Super-Secret Ingredient” demonstrates the importance of conflict in storytelling. Children are left with a deeper understanding of why a character must have a problem to resolve for a story to be interesting. Alane also challenges students to piece together why most stories have happy endings.
Linked below are the activities that accompany the episode. The links are ordered from lowest to highest difficulty.