This is a PowerPoint presentation that contains 26 lessons, of 60 minute each.
The lessons cover idea generation (with and without visual stimuli), planning, creating effective narrative and descriptive, organising paragraphs, creating interesting openings, writing monologues, writing for a specific audience and purpose, appropriate and effective vocabulary choices, using a range of sentence types for effect, use of a range of punctuation for effect, proofreading skills as well as 2 different practise assessments.
All skills needed for a creative and imaginative unit for skilled story writing.
This PPT can be differentiated up or down with ease (a few GATE extensions have already been included in the presentation).
The tasks are aimed mainly at years 10-12, but could easily be used and adapted for lower levels depending on ability.