Into the Swamp

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Write a description of this setting. Which adjectives could you use to describe it? What sort of story might happen here? What characters could be in your story?


  • Where in the world might this be?
  • Who or what might live in this place?
  • What might happen next?
  • What would you want to do if you were in this place?
  • How could you travel around here?
  • This picture is of a swamp in Louisiana, USA. Do you live near to any kinds of wetlands or swamp? What kind of animals and plants live there? Find out information and present it in a book or as a PowerPoint presentation.
  • Research and draw a food chain or web for a wetland habitat.
  • Create a swampy home for Shrek in a shoebox.

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