Now that you can touch type, practise your skills to write your own book and film reviews, stories and poems, news and comments.

 

  • Send your articles to us at admin@studyscool.co.uk and we will publish them on the members' page.
  • If you send your typed up stories or poems to BBC's Blue Peter you will get a silver badge which gives you free entry into attractions such as Chessington World of Adventures!  See www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/topic/blue-peter-badges
  • First News is a weekly national newspaper for young people.  Ask your parent if you can sign up to their website, to complete online surveys and questionnaires to win prizes and goody bags.  See www.firstnews.co.uk
  • Filmclub.org has lots of competitions and publishes young people's film reviews.
  • Redhouse.co.uk gives you the chance to have your stories and articles published in its young writers' Year Book.

 

1.  Write a book or film review.

Copy and paste these sentence starters into a Word document and get writing!

 

One of my favourite books is ....

The story takes place (where and when) ....

The hero has to ....

Some of the challenges they face are to ....

The atmosphere in the story is created by .....

I really liked this book/ film because ....