Course Description

A course aimed at sharpening your child’s ability to write a good story - a skill critical for the PSLE English Language exams. Students will be exposed to good books, varied writing styles and taught to develop plot, character, setting, mood and theme. Students will learn to identify and then model different forms of short stories.

Storywriter 1 (Pri 1) Storywriter 2 (Pri 2)
  • Recognising and Identifying Trick Stories
  • Parallel Story that Uses a Trick
  • Stories with a Chase Plot
  • Stories with Riddles
  • Stories with Race Plot
  • Infinity Tales
  • Cumulative Tales
  • Fairy Tales
  • Fables
  • Folk Tales
  • Legends
Storywriter 3 (Pri 3) Storywriter 4 (Pri 4)
  • Tyrant Stories
  • Saviour Stories
  • Puzzle Stories
  • Animal Stories
  • Three-choice Stories
  • Tall Stories
  • Quest Stories
  • Question and Answer Stories
  • Security Stories
  • Role Reversal Stories
  • Object-based Stories
  • Plot Details in Stories
Storywriter 5 (Pri 5) Storywriter 6 (Pri 6)
  • Fact Is Stranger than Fiction
  • Details in Stories
  • Expected and Unexpected Endings
  • Characterisation
  • Dialogue for Characterisation
  • Buildup in an Excitometer
  • Plot
  • Characterisation
  • Setting and Sensory Details
  • Figurative Language and Sentence Expansion
  • Dialogue Tags
  • Situational Writing
Course Frequency
Monday - Saturday, 6 lessons (90 minutes per lesson)
Course Fee
$350 (inclusive of GST)

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