60 fun writing starters (could also be used for whole lesson ideas) all with a visual stimulus. One starter per slide. Automatic date/day comes up at the top of slides. Great for English and literacy intervention.

Types of writing: persuasive, argumentative, backstory's for monsters, provoking sympathy, descriptive, creative, story beginning, instructions, letters, up leveling, speeches, short stories, rants, opinion, diary entries, story sequencing, shape poetry, scripts, specific genres, story ending, story climax, continue the story and haiku writing.

Focus skills on SPAG, VCOP, all literary devices e.g simile, metaphor, personification, alliteration, oxymoron, emotive language, rhetorical question etc etc etc... I tried to incorporate new AQA English language writing skills for Question 5 paper 1 & 2.

Engaging subjects e.g Xbox, dance, music, PlayStation, football, animals,

Differentiation included


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Created: Oct 13, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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