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Creative writing - mystery, murder and suspense

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The mystery story game
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A set of cut-out cards for a group storytelling activity. Notes  … read more
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'I Spy' - Write your own suspense story
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A short exercise using Greene's 'I Spy', which helps students  … read more
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Planning a ghost story
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A lovely planning flow chart with boxes to fill in. The original  … read more
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Figurative language and sentence structure in ghost story writing
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A focused pack, including lesson plan and resources.  … read more
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An invitation from the Count
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A letter inviting you to Castle Dracula - write the reply if  … read more
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Create a mystery story
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Use this step by step guide to write the account of a mysterious  … read more
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Scheme of work overview
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Mystery and suspense scheme of work overview.  … read more
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The gothic
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A varied scheme which uses pre and post 1900 prose and poetry  … read more
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Murder, murder!
A set of prompts to guide students through the elements of a  … read more
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How to write a ghost story - a funky version
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Questions to tackle when planning your ideal ghost story ..  … read more
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Creating a mystery story - mark 2
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A funkier version: Six ingredients and a three step guide.  … read more
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Advertise me! is a fun resource and is particularly useful for emphasising the importance of audience. You could take in a variety of books as visual aids and ask pupils who they think the audience is for those books."

Emma Robinson, KS3 Intervention Manager 

   

 

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