This revised and updated edition offers a fresh, unique approach to teaching creative writing. It contains models of writing from popular children's authors Jaqueline Wilson, Philip Pullman, David Almond and Roger McGough. Photocopiable resources for teachers are included.
Provides comprehensive guidance on how to write creative texts and includes how to recognise and write different types of literary and media texts including narrative stories, news stories and poems; systems of grammar; and descriptions that build images. Suitable for Years 8, 9 and 10 teachers.