Index of key resources
Why write creatively? Short animation
The video link is a short animation designed to give pupils confidence in the value of learning to write creatively.
Writing as a problem-solving activity
The Writing as a problem-solving activity resource attached allows you to select problem-solving question sets using the worksheet. It is a guide to the graduated process of teaching writing, from exploring good examples through to independence. By adopting this approach, we can explicitly demonstrate and develop the solutions for common blocks to good writing.
Assessment for learning activities
This section of the resource has a range of ready-made worksheets for guided peer and self-assessment, links to useful AfL websites and books and effective strategies for AfL.
- Critical Friend Questions
- Faults and Fixes
- PELT Template
- Evaluating Talk in Presentations
- Group Discussion Self-Assessment
- Peer-assessment Writing Checklist
- Self or Peer-Assessment for Personal Writing