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How frequently do you pay attention your scholars cry 'what am i able to write about?' 1001 extraordinary Writing rules deals lecturers never-ending principles and creative feedback, commencing up new possibilities for inventive writing classes. With over a thousand assorted ‘story-starters’ throughout an enormous diversity of genres and narrative types, this flexible booklet offers foodstuff for proposal for students of quite a lot of a while and skills. This hugely functional and richly illustrated photocopiable source Addresses the ‘blank brain’ challenge, delivering students a plethora of story-writing rules and proposals allows academics to motivate students who fight with artistic writing offers activates to set principles into movement, when leaving lots of scope for unique and inventive inspiration demanding situations scholars, encouraging them to take advantage of greater point considering abilities bargains mix'n'match stimulus items which are used independently or prepare to provide students roughly help as required Any instructor whose inventiveness is flagging, and whose scholars are operating out of principles, will locate this a vital lecture room source.

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A typical sentence could be A long, ugly scar ran from just under his right eye to his gaunt and whiskery left cheek. OR Write a story featuring Ronnie’s mates – all scoundrels. Choose one from each list below. Lawless Laura Charlie the Cheat Roger the Rogue Willy the Weasel Pilfering Penelope Nancy the Nuisance Robber Reggie Fighting Frank Calvin the Con Syd the Snatcher Slimy Cyril Cathy the Cat Burglar Disappearing Dennis Carl the Car Thief Peter the Pest Claude the Fraud Stella the Stealer Phil the Fibber Sharon the Shoplifter Percy the Pickpocket Julia the Jewel Thief Jailbird Jack Randal the Vandal Violent Violet Graffiti Graham Raiding Rafiq Whiskers Wilson Window-smashing Will Harold the Hacker Light-fingered Luke Larry the Liar Freddie the Firestarter Henry the Hoaxer Vinnie the Villain Penny the Purse Pincher Dynamite Di Safe-cracking Sam Cunning Clive Filthy Fran Colin the Counterfeit Midnight Mary 34 Sinister Scallywags, Vexatious Villains, Rogues and Rascals SINISTER SCALLYWAGS, VEXATIOUS VILLAINS, ROGUES AND RASCALS 2 Make up a story featuring any two of the following: Sly Silverfish, the World’s Most Wanted Woman, a perfectionist at picking people’s pockets The Marauding Mob of Marylebone Brutus Baddingham, the Biggest Bully in Belgravia ‘Diamonds’ Debbie, the Jewel Grabber Littering Leo, the Lazy Lad of Llandudno Tania and Terence, the Terrible Teens of Tipperary Slimy Seth, the slickest thief in downtown New York Friday Freda, a felon who fleeces folk only on Fridays Theresa, the Train Terroriser Horrible Hannah the Hellraiser Ewan the Explosives Expert OR Two colourful scallywags of your own invention Additional challenge: Create a ‘Wanted’ poster for your two scoundrels.

Every night, the eagle lets Mervin climb onto its back so they can fly away into the night for exciting adventures. 52 Sea and Sky SEA AND SKY 2 Earthquake! A powerful earthquake triggers a massive tidal wave off the coast of Peru. As the tsunami races towards the mainland, millions flee to the hills and mountains. Then something miraculous happens. Decide what happens and then tell the whole story. Possible Scenarios: • A superhero saves the day. • Another earthquake sends shockwaves in the opposite direction, neutralising the tsunami.

You discover a stowaway! You nearly get hit by a huge asteroid. You see something very frightening in deep space. Additional challenges: • • • • • Explain what role you have on the team. Mention the other team members and what jobs they have to do. Talk about the equipment and instruments you use to retrieve, and then study, the material. Make mention of what you see along the way. Describe Saturn as your ship approaches it. Adventures in Space 21 CHARISMATIC CHARACTERS 1 Write an entertaining story based on one of the characters below.

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