How to plan your story

Find out some useful tips to help you plan your story.

How is a story structured?

Find out why most stories consist of a beginning, a middle and an end.

What is a setting?

Find out what a setting is and how you can use them in your stories.

How to invent a new character

Find out about some of the different questions authors think about when they are inventing new characters.

How to think about your purpose for writing

Find out how your writing can have different purposes depending on the subject you're writing about or what you want to communicate.

How to write for different audiences

Find out how you should think about the language you use when writing for different audiences.

Identifying errors

Find out why it's important to check your work for errors.

Context for writing

Find out how changing the context can affect your stories.

4 class clips

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