Engaging Characters: Creative Writing Lessons for 15 to 18yrs

Engaging Characters: Creative Writing Lessons for 15 to 18yrs
Engaging Characters: Creative Writing Lessons for 15 to 18yrs
Engaging Characters: Creative Writing Lessons for 15 to 18yrs
Engaging Characters: Creative Writing Lessons for 15 to 18yrs
Engaging Characters: Creative Writing Lessons for 15 to 18yrs
Engaging Characters: Creative Writing Lessons for 15 to 18yrs
Engaging Characters: Creative Writing Lessons for 15 to 18yrs
Engaging Characters: Creative Writing Lessons for 15 to 18yrs
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From Sherlock Holmes to Mary Poppins, some characters stay with readers far beyond the final page. This bundled lesson guide will help your students to master the techniques required to create memorable and complex characters. Your students will learn to:

  • Produce characters readers will miss after they finish the story.
  • Avoid the mistakes that turn readers off.
  • Bring characters to life using key details that contribute to their experience and journey.
  • Create a storytelling style that fits their unique characters.
  • Keep their character’s journey at the heart of your narrative.

Learning objectives
Reading
Understanding the author’s craft
Writing
Composition: generating ideas, planning and drafting
Composition: shaping and constructing language for expression and effect
Speaking and Listening
Developing active listening skills and strategies
Group discussion and interaction: Developing and adapting discussion skills and strategies

Resources include
Range of activities
Visual character prompts
Examples of characterisation
Discussion starters
Comprehension questions
Story planner for students
Online resource links

Please contact Claire Vorster with any questions. Many thanks!

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11 pages
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