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Taxi Tales - Creative Writing

Emily Prentice | Wednesday September 20, 2017

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Presented at both The Team English Conference and the ResearchEd National conference this series of resources combine the latest research to improve creative writing. Directed towards improvements for the GCSE English Language Paper this resource can be used in conjunction with any qualification which includes a Creative Writing element.

Based on and including concrete resources to be used in the classroom, Taxi Tales is a practical guide to improve the creative writing processes of students.

At Edusites English this resource exemplifies our combined approach to enable our subscribers with practical solutions while keeping you abreast of the latest thinking which is developing in our community along with practical resources to bring those developments to your classroom.

Develop your own practice! Taxi Tales bring the subject ‘S into CP’S’D.

The links below take you from the point at which the process was devised and why, into the resources to assist with the improving writing process. Please use the email address below for any queries you have about this resource. No question is a silly question and your input helps us to create improved instructions for resource use.

Introduction and guide to using ‘Taxi Tales’

  1. Writing frame
  2. Example using writing frame
  3. Annotated example in a writing frame

Examples of Taxi Tales

This list includes examples starting with number 1 which is the longest, most detailed and complex example to number 5 which is the shortest.

These examples can be used as differentiated resources. 

  1. Panda Cars by Charlotte Sparkes
  2. Dog Days by Jodie Filford
  3. Greg by Jack Llewyen
  4. Numbers by Owen Spence
  5. Ray of Light by Jared Spence
  6. Black Friday by Lauren Hamer

Got a sentence? Want to upgrade it?

  1. Upgrade your Sentence Student Template
  2. Upgrade your Sentence Completed Example

Next Steps...

  • Upgrade my Sentence and Exploding Metaphors

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