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Young Writers Club

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Are you a storyteller?


An aspiring author?

Someone who loves to write and capture the world around you through stories?

If you have answered ‘YES!’ to these questions, then our Young Writers Club is for YOU!

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Brush up on your writing skills, get some inspiration, share ideas and get stuck into writing with Alicia and Susan. There will be lots of fun,  fabulous writing tips and the opportunity to connect with a real-life authors and other inspiring people!

This program is offered online, once a fortnight during school term. Suitable for writers aged 8-14years.

TERM 4 STARTS Wednesday 13 october 2021 4-5pm

 

Register here

 

 

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Item 08: Postcards and photographs of cities and towns in China, S-Z, c 1910s, from the papers of George Ernest Morrison  

Week 1 - Creating character  

13 October

Create a main character who embarks on a thrilling adventure to another country and learn how to use letter writing to give insight into your character’s state of mind.  

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Private Harold Lindsay Caldwell’s Second World War Christmas card and letter to his nieces, 1941–42 

Week 2 - Place and plot 

27 October 

All good plotlines involve a surprise twist! Find out how to structure your story effectively and gradually reveal your character’s personal secret mission. 

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Private Harold Lindsay Caldwell’s Second World War Christmas card and letter to his nieces, 1941– 42  

Week 3 - Discovery

10 November  

This week we’ll examine how to include different formats within one piece of writing and develop a series of events that will keep your reader intrigued.  

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Vasco Loureiro (Louis Vasco) letters from England and France, 1916–18  

Week 4 - Resolution

24 November 

All good adventures must come to an end, so in our final writing week we will help you to create a satisfying resolution for your story and add finishing touches to upgrade your writing.  

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Week 5 - Term 4 wrap-up party!

8 December

Time to celebrate the end of another wonderful term of writing! Can you guess who our surprise special guest will be?