Does your child struggle to write engaging and imaginative stories?

Do they find it difficult to come up with creative ideas?

Do they often fail to apply spelling, punctuation and grammar rules to their writing?

If so, reserve a place for them on our brand new writing class.

Class Details

New class starting in 2019 / Chelsea, London

Every Saturday (Term Time Only)

✔ Improve scores

✔ Build confidence

✔ Develop long-term writing skills

Class Curriculum

Term One

  • Spelling, punctuation and grammar rules - building a strong foundation in SPAG

  • Applying SPAG rules to creative writing

  • Story idea generation (how to come up with excellent ideas quickly and effortlessly)

  • Story planning (how to plan interesting and engaging stories using innovative techniques)

  • Story Starters

  • An introduction to linguistic devices

Term Two

  • Creative writing structures, formats and layouts

  • Effective proof-reading strategies

  • Story development - when to create suspense and how to do so effectively

  • Introducing dialogue

  • Character development

  • Linguistic device application

Term Three

  • Advanced creative writing techniques

  • Cliffhangers and story endings

  • Further linguistic device development and application

  • Speed and Timing - how to write outstanding stories in 30 minutes or less

Who is the class for?

  • Children ages 9-12 who want to improve their writing in preparation for SATs and school entrance exams including the 11+.

  • Children who struggle with spelling, punctuation, grammar and vocabulary.

  • Children who would like to improve their scores, build their confidence and develop life-long writing skills.

Spaces on this course are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.