I know where I am going: writing fantastical, personal recounts.

This blog, much like my last post on picturebook biographies, is another complement to a blog I wrote for my employers @HertsEnglish.   In that blog I explore statutory writing assessment but will also refer to some ideas for writing in the primary classroom.  The blogs on this site serve to go into greater detail around … Continue reading I know where I am going: writing fantastical, personal recounts.

Bringing Life to Words (and Pictures): picturebook biographies for children

This blog complements another written for my employer's site (visit us on Twitter: @Herts English).  In that blog, I offer up some advice on helping children to demonstrate a particular standard in statutory writing assessments. I won't get caught up in further detail here, other than to say that the other blog includes a section … Continue reading Bringing Life to Words (and Pictures): picturebook biographies for children