School Holiday Story Hunts

School Holiday Story Hunts

A pink fairy armadillo in red gum boots has jumped out of the trapdoor and is furious at us for not telling all of you about 100 Story Holidays, our upcoming story workshops for the school holidays. You really don’t want to upset a pink fairy armadillo, especially one in red gum boots. So here we go.

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Your Twine to Choose!

Your Twine to Choose!

Twine is a special program that lets you write stories, which are also games: they can go in different directions, remember things the reader did, and have lots of different endings. Twine is free to download and use. You don’t even need to know how to program! Twine uses a simple language that is easy to learn. 100 Story Building have started running workshops using Twine with our...

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High Rules and Signs

High Rules and Signs

The signs are everywhere if you know where to look. More specifically the signs are at Highpoint Shopping Centre. That’s where hundreds of kids helped us make signs to inform the public on a multitude of rules and regulations that adults had neglected, forgotten, or never even imagined. For example, did you know that you should never leave your children next to a lion? Or that, in the...

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Podcasting with LEVEL 87 Book Club!

Podcasting with LEVEL 87 Book Club!

Over the summer holidays, the members of Level 87 Book Club tried to prise open the trapdoor and sneak down the 100 Story Building elevator to record their very first podcast. Too bad the elevator doors were rusted shut due to poor maintenance service checks! Nevertheless, they were able to utilise their new sound recording and editing skills to capture the mysterious sounds from the...

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More than one way to catch a Llama

More than one way to catch a Llama

  Over the summer break we decided to put our spare time to good use: we set out to search for that pesky Llama that went missing from Level 14. We packed our backpacks full of dried apples (Llama’s favourite food) and made sure our shoelaces were tied with double knots (Llamas can run real fast when they want to). A series of clues and left-behind right footprints lead us all round...

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Early Harvest #5 Interview: Iola, Chloe, Mackenzie & Elliott

Early Harvest #5 Interview: Iola, Chloe, Mackenzie & Elliott

100 Story Building mentor, Britney, interviews this year’s Early Harvest editors. Woah! Today, we have a combined interview with four editors, each bubbling with energy. We also may or may not have gotten extremely off topic, but it’s all about getting to know them anyways. Britney: Can you introduce yourselves with one fact. Iola: I’m Iola and I like drawing. Elliott: I’m Elliott...

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