Which story would you rather be in and why ?
Sleeping Beauty ?
Little Red Riding Hood ?
Sharing the children’s first thoughts
What do they like or not like about the stories?
Which characters would they be and why ?
Philosophical imaginative play
Allow the children to create simple settings for both stories using den making equipment & blocks etc.
Allow them to recreate the stories through play. What changes do they make to plot, character traits and behaviour?
Hold an enquiry into what happened in their new stories and why?
Can the children identify aspects of their story play using the headings Good or Bad .