There’s nothing quite like staring at a blank page. Using these five activities students will apply secrets from master storytellers as they discover techniques to conquer those first line blues. They will learn to -
- Grab the reader’s attention from the very first line and hold onto it.
- Review the first lines of relevant, famous novels and develop their own style.
- Write to inform and entertain. And be ruthless about the editing process.
Please contact Claire Vorster for free resources, or other questions.
Speaking and listening, planning, writing, reviewing.
Resources included in this plan
Writing and Mini Writing Activities
Reading and Comprehension
Online resource links