Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Index of key resources


Why write creatively? Short animation

The video link is a short animation designed to give pupils confidence in the value of learning to write creatively.

Writing as a problem-solving activity

The Writing as a problem-solving activity resource attached allows you to select problem-solving question sets using the worksheet. It is a guide to the graduated process of teaching writing, from exploring good examples through to independence. By adopting this approach, we can explicitly demonstrate and develop the solutions for common blocks to good writing.

Assessment for learning activities

This section of the resource has a range of ready-made worksheets for guided peer and self-assessment, links to useful AfL websites and books and effective strategies for AfL.

Resource Links