National Writing Day Challenge

Pupils in Year 8 took part in National Writing Day this week. They were tasked with writing a story in 24 words starting with the words ‘One day ….’ Stories ranged from dystopian visions of the future to tantalising tales of untold things emerging from uncut lawns! Read on to be inspired by creative genius and … Continued

Heroes and Villains

Best-selling children’s author Andy Briggs came in to school this week to talk to Year 7 about his life as a writer.  The pupils had already been working on their stories about heroes and villains and each group had the opportunity to present their ideas to Andy.  After lengthy deliberations, Andy chose the winning group … Continued