Emma and Jeremy have a difficult assignment for their English class—they are to write a story about a dragon. Figment, a magic dragon whose "family specialty" is dreaming, teaches them the creative use of brainstorming and imagining. Jeremy tries to borrow one of Figment's dreams—and learns that he can't, because everyone needs his very own dream. The kids find out that "stories begin in the imagination." Pre-writing, brainstorming, setting goals and using the five senses are just a few of the skills targeted for development in this fanciful film.
Demonstrates the process of developing an idea through brainstorming.
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