A lively, up to date and action packed series of five themed study books that encourage children to write. Get Going With Creative Writing is a new up to date action packed series of five themed study books that encourage children to write. These books have a lively magazine style format: featuring short stories to read and a variety of non-fiction texts that will impact young readers and provide starting points for writing. Follow up activities will inspire even the most reluctant writers to write stories, poems, play scripts, diaries, reports, persuasive leaflets, letters and more.
More than this, the child will learn writing techniques including: simple, compound and complex sentences connectives grammar tips harder vocabulary and punctuation from our guinea pig guide. They are aimed at children between the ages of 7-13 and provide excellent writing practice for those children preparing for exam. They will also benefit children with special needs, or where English is a second language.
Although the themed books can be used in any order, the subject matter of About Me and We Love Animals may appeal to younger children, who start working through the series. Step-by-step guide to creative and other forms of writing. Can be used to supplement work done in the classroom by teachers and parents. Packed with helpful hints and tips. Written by an experienced teacher.
Titles in the series: All About Me: (9781907733130) We Love Animals: (9781907733161) Likes and Dislikes: (9781907733147) Out and About: (9781907733154) What We Do: (9781907733178)
500 plus pages
Guinea Pig Education
GUINEA PIG EDUCATION HOW IT STARTED… In 1990, Sally, a classroom teacher of thirty years experience, started a private tuition business - teaching children, of all abilities, one to one. She felt there was insuﬃcient material on the market, to suit the needs of individual pupils and began writing her own schemes of work. In 2004, these schemes were developed into text books and sold to clients of GPE tuition and local parents. Over the years the Guinea Pig range has grown considerably. Today, our 75 plus books and 500 plus teaching resources are sold in retail stores, educational establishments and online, both in print format and digitally across the globe. We are absolutely delighted to have been able to encourage and inspire so many children across the world to love learning. It is our absolute honour and privilege. WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT INSPIRING ALL CHILDREN TO LOVE LEARNING. GUINEA PIG EDUCATION Creative Writing Books Our creative writing books are designed to help children express their ideas; to make their imagination run wild; and to encourage them to write. We believe in saturating even the most reluctant writers (whose minds go blank) with ideas and good vocabulary. Our resources are successful because they employ the same unique strategies that are used in Sally Anne’s one-to-one private lessons. Working through our books is like have a private tutor at your side, which is why they are so successful at building confidence and motivating students of all ages. GUINEA PIG EDUCATION Phonic Reading Materials An eight year old boy, called William, is the reason the Guinea Pig reading scheme exists. He was a very reluctant reader, who had barely made a start in acquiring literacy, but with our scheme he had ﬂuency in nine months. Our Learn To Read With Phonics reading scheme is a fast, fun way to teach a child to learn to read, in only 8 books. It uses an intensive course of systematic phonics. It has helped hundreds of struggling readers become ﬂuent in a few months.