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CLIP 13275

Creating an exciting 3 minute script

Creating an exciting 3 minute script

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Key Info
Ideas for use in class
  • Challenge the children in groups of 2-4 children to write their own 3-minute scene. The children could act out their ideas before they start writing. The scene must: a) EITHER be set in the Tardis or on a planet/new world of their creation (not multiple settings) b) feature the Eleventh Doctor (Matt Smith) and his companions Amy and/or Rory c) include one of the following types of monsters – Ood, Judoon, Weeping Angels, Cybermen – and/or a new human character of their choice, a historical figure or contemporary person d) only be 3 minutes long (the script will be approximately 3 pages long) This clip accompanies a BBC Teachers' Pack to support the 'Doctor Who Script to Screen competition'. The pack can be downloaded from
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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