Promote Creativity through constraints - 1-4-0 app
I am a massive fan of constrained writing. It can really challenge children to think carefully and creatively about vocabulary and sentence structure. The 1-4-0 apps is a great tool to use to embrace this and can add a challenging starter activity or extension task to writing.
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EXAMPLES OF THE APP ACROSS THE CURRICULUM
Here is the second idea in this series looking at creative ways for learners to review their reading books. In this idea, we explore using twitter as a way to promote constrained writing. Constraints are a great way to promote creativity. This is also a great example of abstraction, an element of computational thinking so links well in that area.
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