No matter what age you are, creative writing is a fun and exciting activity that millions of people enjoy around the world. You don’t need to be a professional writer to truly enjoy the benefits of creative writing. In this guide we shall look at some creative writing activities that will help you and your children improve your creative writing skills.
Purpose of Creative Writing Activities
Sometimes it can be difficult to spark your imagination when starting a creative writing piece and creative writing activities can help give you ideas.
There are many different aspects to creative writing including the story plot, characters, conflicts, twists and turns and much more so using creative writing activities can give your imagination a kick start into creating some fantastic ideas.
Children, in particular, may not be so enthusiastic about creative writing. However, it is an important part of their education both for their imagination and their English writing skills. The right creative writing activities can make creative writing more fun and appealing to children.
Types of Creative Writing Activities
There are all different types of creative writing activities that can help with various areas of the writing process.
One popular activity, particularly for children, is the jumble story activity. This involves writing different characters, scenarios and settings on different pieces of paper and getting the child to choose one from each category. They can then use these different situations, characters and scenarios to put together a story. It’s a …Read More