Primary English: Creative writing

Top lesson ideas, worksheets, presentations and prompt cards to help primary pupils develop their creative writing skills

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Pens Ready For KS1 & KS2 Pupils To Explore Creative Writing With These Top Resources

Let young learners' imaginations run wild with help from these creative writing resources

Creative writing can be one of the most rewarding aspects of literacy, however the terror of a blank page can panic even the most willing writers in your class. So, to make sure every pupil has the confidence to put pen to paper, we've selected some of the very best lessons, activities and help sheets, all created by the Tes community. 

My Lunch is Alive! KS2 creative writing resource
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My Lunch is Alive! KS2 creative writing resource

4 x fun and flexible creative writing lessons which will excite even the most reluctant writers; fun activities which guide your pupils through the key elements of narrative writing (descriptive settings, developing characters and structuring a story); creative writing competition linked to the less...
Alien Fun Sheet

Alien Fun Sheet

**Free-flow ideas for sci-fi fun!** Your class will love thinking up feature ideas for an alien, and independent writers will be keen to fill up the lines of this sheet with their descriptions. Are the alien's eyes rolling, red, twinkly as stars, or different again? Could its skin be soggy, spiky, ...