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Term 2 Creative Writing (8-9yo, Year3-4)

9 x 55mins online class. Starting 4pm every Thursday. Max 6 Students.

  • Started 5 May
  • 350 Australian dollars
  • Online

Program Description

Creative Writing Workshop for Stage 2 (suitable for 8 - 9 years old) The topic for Term 2: "The Power of Persuasion" Students will develop core writing skills in the workshop: - Sharing opinions and engaging in exciting debates - Planning and constructing a variety of interesting texts - Choice of vocabulary and language techniques - Critical thinking and reasoning - Research and find evidence to support your opinions - Communicate and write creatively and critically Classes are designed to support 4-6 students per group each week. It serves as the perfect blend between maximizing classroom interaction and peer-to-peer learning opportunities. Learning goals and strategies are tailored to each class to improve students' writing skills. Using a student-centred "Modeled - Guided - Independent" instructional model, our teachers collaborate with students to scaffold their learning and eliminate any gaps in understanding. Advanced students are also challenged at their own pace. Ten weeks' Scope and Sequence for Term 2: Week 1: Fact or Opinion? The Art of Persuasion Week 2: “Would you rather”- Reasoning Skills Week 3: Make a plan for your opinion writing (structure) Week 4: An engaging introduction to hook the reader Week 5: Support your opinion by giving great reasons Week 6: Excellent evidence and persuasive techniques Week 7: Outstanding conclusion & A final thought Week 8: Create your own Ad/Letter/Poster—Planning Week 9 & 10: Create your own Ad /Letter/Poster– Writing and Video Presentation Our students are guided to read, comprehend, analyse, and evaluate texts from classical stories and masterpieces. Students are encouraged to adapt their knowledge to rewrite their favourites or create their own stories after learning from the masters. Students will be assigned a writing challenge each week to apply their learning and sharpen their writing skills. Students will develop personal writing habits and become confident writers through weekly take-home writing tasks and individual feedback from teachers. Like to organise your own group for customised learning with friends? Get in touch with the friendly team at NPE to organise a customised learning program that works for your children. - email: - mobile: 0433 199 640

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Kimberwalli, Mimika Avenue, Whalan NSW, Australia