Creative Writing for Beginners, Novices and Reluctant Writers
In this ongoing class, learners will develop their creative writing skills by learning different techniques and putting them into practice. #creative
US Grade 6 - 9
In this class learners will produce a new piece of creative writing each week by engaging with a different writing prompt. Writing prompts will vary each week and will be generated through: interactive tasks, games, images, visual props, emotions, genre mashups etc. Each lesson learners will be given a writing technique as a focus that they will learn through lecture, PowerPoint and discussion. Learners will then aim to include or base their writing around this technique. Lessons are stand...
Students will: - learn how to write creatively - learn how to find inspiration in the mundane - learn skills and techniques they can use in academic writing
Something to write with; either pen and paper or a computer if leaners prefer to type.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Meet the teacher
I have been in education for 16 years and am currently the Assistant Head of Special Educational Needs in a secondary school (students aged 11-16) in the UK. I believe in an inclusive education for all students, no matter their ability or...
1x per week
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Completed by 42 learners
Live video meetings
1-10 learners per class