We write with the whole person.-Virginia Woolf
Students do not need to complete the whole process for each text they undertake. Some texts may only be taken through the planning stage. Other larger production projects may be taken through to postproduction. What is important is that the student is immersed in the text to be produced and is given an opportunity to reflect on the production experience.
Below, the writing and production processes are synthesized side-by-side. Download Production Process.
Writer's Notebook is a tool for collecting ideas and information as well as a space for free writing and quickwrites.
Pixar offers a video that can be used as a teaching tool and to introduce the concept to storyboarding.