Narrative Writing: Detective Assignment

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Key takeaways
How to decide on the purpose of your narrative writing.
Revising indirect characterisation techniques and the ‘unreliable narrator’.
Understanding the 5-point narrative arc.
Kitan CoxHost: As an experienced secondary English teacher, I have taught GCSE and A-Level English (Language and Literature), Media Studies, Extended Project Qualification, Critical Thinking and Drama in a wide range of educational settings in London and Surrey (outstanding secondary schools, academies and a further education college). I am also been involved in motivating students through extracurricular activities inside and outside of school. Additionally, I have a certificate in Life Coaching.

Narrative writing comes in many forms but one thing stays the same, it tells a story. In this class, students will get an overview of how to structure narrative writing, based on a specific narrative writing assignment: ‘Write a story that involves a detective.’ They will be shown how use effective characterisation as well as adopting the narrative arc in order to structure a story that is intriguing and enjoyable for readers. This class is great for students in Year 8 and above who want to improve their writing!

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This class is suitable for all students in Year 8/S2 or higher.

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You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
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