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This wonderful collection of fun and engaging classroom activities and resources will help KS3 and GCSE students to develop their own imaginative, narrative and creative writing skills.

From planning their ideas and thinking about plot, character and setting, to exploring other forms and genres including poetry and drama scripts, you’ll find a range of resources to get them off to a flying start.

Try our KS4 Creative writing teaching pack for a whole term of lesson ideas and resources to target ‘problem’ areas of writing.

COMPLETE LESSON – GCSE English Language 9-1: Descriptive or narrative writing A05/06

Sarah and Vernon (SAV) are dedicated teachers with over 15 years experience in teaching English to young people and adults of varying abilities and needs.

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This is a highly accessible and engaging resource for students working towards the new GCSE 9-1 English Language qualification.

A whole lesson is available for practitioners who require learners to think creatively and imaginatively.

This lesson includes the award-winning comedy short film called, ‘The Black Hole’, as an inspirational prompt for a descriptive writing task.

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debiedooberry

Perfect for what I needed, thank you very much 🙂

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I’m so happy that you found it useful. I hope to be adding some more practical GCSE full lessons including free ones within the next week or two.

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emeyer7

wonderful resource to clearly show strategies to write well.

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Very useful resource, thank you 🙂

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Imaginative Creative Writing Unit 9-1

A short 5 lesson unit on Imaginative/Creative writing, created for the new GCSE English Language 9-1 spec. Contains lessons on describing setting and character, effective story openings, narrative structure (using The Simpsons) and the importance of planning.

Clear assessment and success criteria checklists, which could be used for self/peer assessment.

Some differentiation/challenge activities, but may need more to adapt to your group.

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Excellent SoW – Thank you very much!

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Excellent resources – appreciated it very much. Thanks for sharing.

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Excellent resources – thanks for sharing

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sarahdean56

Very accessible for my struggling boys taking gcse for 3rd time!

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Nikkishoes

Extremely helpful. Many thanks for sharing

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