Starts Wednesday 20th Oct at 5:00 PM

Creative Writing in the Classroom

English (KS3)

This class covers the fundamentals of creative writing from description to plot to form. Together we’ll find the fun when writing in a classroom setting and understand how to get good marks for creative writing. Students will get individual feedback on their work. All confidence levels welcome!

Imogen F
Taught by Imogen F.
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Up to 10 students
11 - 14 year olds
3 x 1 hour sessions
Wednesdays at 5:00pm
£14.00 per session
Total £42.00

Class content

Session 1

Wednesday 20th October at 5:00 PM 60 mins

In this first session we deconstruct description, looking at what makes a compelling piece of descriptive writing. Students will evaluate what makes pieces of creative writing effective and do some descriptive writing of their own.

Session 2

Wednesday 27th October at 5:00 PM 60 mins

In session two we break down the building blocks of a plot. Students will discuss what makes an effective opening and ending to a story, and will choose the plotting structure that best suits them to plan a story.

Session 3

Wednesday 3rd November at 5:00 PM 60 mins

In this final session we'll discuss the different ways form can be used when writing in a classroom setting. This session also looks at the realities of writing in a classroom, including what to do when you get a boring prompt, what to do when you feel stuck, and how to manage your time.

More about Imogen

About me

A Cambridge Graduate, with an MA in Creative Writing, and seven years teaching experience. Committed to making learning English fun and creating a teaching environment that rewards curiosity and is adapted to the needs of the student.


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