Creating Writers: A Creative Writing Manual for Schools

3.5 avg rating
( 2 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780415216913: Creating Writers: A Creative Writing Manual for Schools

This unique and comprehensive text offers an original approach to teaching creative writing by exploring ideas, giving advice, and explaining workshop activities and has many contributors from some of today's most popular children's authors including: Jacqueline Wilson, Roger McGough, Philip Pullman, Malorie Blackman and David Almond.
Creating Writers is a practical writing manual for teachers to use with upper primary and lower secondary level pupils that covers poetry, fiction and non-fiction.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Are you looking for a range of inspiring creative writing workshop activities?

Would you like practical writing tips and advice from professional children's authors?

This unique text offers a fresh and wholly original approach to teaching creative writing by exploring ideas, giving advice, explaining workshop activities and looking at particular models of writing from some of today's most popular children's authors including:

Jacqueline Wilson, Morris Gleitzman, David Almond, John Foster, Philip Pullman, Malorie Blackman, Berlie Doherty, Ian Beck, Roger McGough, Gillian Cross, Celia Rees, Terry Deary and Nick Arnold.

Creating Writers is a practical writing manual for teachers to use with upper primary and lower secondary level pupils that covers poetry, fiction and non-fiction. It offers opportunities for children to:
-- examine models of writing and learn from professional authors how text is developed and crafted
-- write widely in various forms and genres and for varying purposes and audiences
-- consider the inherent elements of poetry (image, rhythm, rhyme), fiction (narration, plot, characterisation) and non-fiction (structure, media, audience)
-- enjoy and explore their own creativity

An invaluable resource for teachers, this comprehensive book:
-- is a photocopiable resource with worksheets
-- demonstrates how ICTs can be used in the context of writing, drafting and researching
-- can be used as an entire creative writing course or as a dip-in-and-out-of resource
-- uses accessible language
-- features advice and material from professional, popular and award-winning authors
-- gives advice on how to initiate a range of writer events forschools

About the Author:

Freelance Poet

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

James Carter
ISBN 10: 0415216915 ISBN 13: 9780415216913
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97804152169130000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 54.59
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

James Carter
Published by Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (2000)
ISBN 10: 0415216915 ISBN 13: 9780415216913
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New.. 230 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. This unique and comprehensive text offers an original approach to teaching creative writing by exploring ideas, giving advice, and explaining workshop activities and has many contributors from some of today s most popular children s authors including: Jacqueline Wilson, Roger McGough, Philip Pullman, Malorie Blackman and David Almond. Creating Writers is a practical writing manual for teachers to use with upper primary and lower secondary level pupils that covers poetry, fiction and non-fiction. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9780415216913

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 64.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

James Carter
ISBN 10: 0415216915 ISBN 13: 9780415216913
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. This item is Print on Demand - Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # POD_9780415216913

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 64.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

James Carter
Published by Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (2000)
ISBN 10: 0415216915 ISBN 13: 9780415216913
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New.. 230 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.This unique and comprehensive text offers an original approach to teaching creative writing by exploring ideas, giving advice, and explaining workshop activities and has many contributors from some of today s most popular children s authors including: Jacqueline Wilson, Roger McGough, Philip Pullman, Malorie Blackman and David Almond. Creating Writers is a practical writing manual for teachers to use with upper primary and lower secondary level pupils that covers poetry, fiction and non-fiction. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9780415216913

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 66.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

James Carter
Published by Routledge (2000)
ISBN 10: 0415216915 ISBN 13: 9780415216913
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2000. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 3 to 5 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # LQ-9780415216913

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 60.46
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.56
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Carter, James
Published by Routledge (2016)
ISBN 10: 0415216915 ISBN 13: 9780415216913
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2016. Paperback. Book Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9780415216913_lsuk

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 69.20
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.27
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Carter, James (Author)
Published by Routledge (2000)
ISBN 10: 0415216915 ISBN 13: 9780415216913
New Spiral bound Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2000. Spiral bound. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 262 pages. 11.75x9.00x1.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0415216915

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 70.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.71
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Carter, James
Published by RoutledgeFalmer
ISBN 10: 0415216915 ISBN 13: 9780415216913
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description RoutledgeFalmer. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Softcover-288pp- A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Bookshop in business since 1992!. Bookseller Inventory # 1969130

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 79.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

James Carter
Published by Routledge (2000)
ISBN 10: 0415216915 ISBN 13: 9780415216913
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2000. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IQ-9780415216913

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 87.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Carter, James
Published by Routledge (2000)
ISBN 10: 0415216915 ISBN 13: 9780415216913
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2000. Spiral-bound. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # INGM9780415216913

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 91.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book