Elves on Holiday
Elves work tirelessly throughout the year, helping Santa make toys for all the children of the world. But what happens when Christmas Day has passed and the elves have no more work to do? In this 3-day Christmas creative writing and publishing workshop, students will have the chance to think about how the elves spend their vacation time. Where do they go on holiday and what do they do there?
Learning objectives

As a writer:

  • Be introduced to ECP process of writing, revising and publishing a story
  • Stretch creative thinking and take creative risks
  • Express ideas with detail and specificity
  • Slow down to elaborate each part of a story fully
  • Improve writing skills through individualised feedback from the teacher
  • Revise writing for continuity, consistency and focus
  • Practise proofreading skills and correct identified technical errors in their work to prepare writing to be published

As a learner:

  • Develop creativity and collaboration through a workshop environment
  • Learn to look at own work critically and consider how to improve it
  • Learn to be open to and respond to constructive feedback
  • Gain confidence as a writer by writing and publishing a story in a booklet for a real audience
Creative Writing & Publishing

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For children aged
8 to 10
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