In Greek and Roman mythology, people believed that the weather was controlled by Gods who sat in the clouds controlling the events on Earth. If you were one of these Gods, what would you control and change? How would you make sure the people on Earth had happy and interesting lives?
How do you think this ship has ended up here?
The wind howled menacingly like a wolf at the full moon. Lightning licked across the evil sky: a serpent’s tongue tormenting the clouds. The Earth began to shatter…
Can you continue the story using similes, prepositions and powerful vocabulary to paint a vivid picture in the reader’s mind of The Greatest Storm?