One of our favourite quests last year was the “Author” badge.
French Questers were encourage to keep it simple, use the words they know and follow a pattern with their writing.
Following the writing process was an important part of this badge. Students had to propose an idea, create a rough draft, revise their work and only once all that work was done could they work on publishing a final draft. It was a lot of work but the final products were well worth it!
Here are some examples:
One student took it a step farther and turned her book into a film: