Maybe the children could use this newspaper writing prompt to write about the capture and trial of Ned Kelly, the Australian bushranger legend?
Ned Kelly Newspaper Writing Prompt
"In the future, everybody will be world famous for 15 minutes." This fun worksheet asks the kids to imagine they are famous for 15 minutes, just like Andy Warhol suggests in his famous quote, and to write all about the experience as a newspaper report.
The kids can use our Thomas Edison newspaper writing prompt to describe his life and achievements, and they can colour in the picture of him if they like ...