Day One:
  • Watch several commercials and discuss the shots, audio, and story,
  • Brainstorm at least four ideas about how to turn math concepts into a stories. Students will use Algebra book table of contents, word problems and notes for generating ideas

Day Two:
  • Students write brief pitches for two story ideas. Decide on one and have it approved by teacher.
  • Draft a sequence of scenes in a "treatment" plan