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Description

Kids Writing Workshop

 
Turtle Trackers    Samantha Wheeler

 

Saturday 24 March - 10:00 - 11:30am. | $25 Book Links member (ie family is a member), $30 non-members includes free copy of Turtle Trackers. This workshop best suits 8-12 year olds.

 

You love animals and you’d love to write a story about them? But where do you start? How do you finish? Let author Samantha Wheeler help you plan your story so that it starts with a boom, races across the page towards the finish, and comes to a rounded, satisfying end. Become the champion of storytelling in one short workshop that is sure to leave your narrative shining.

 

Workshop format:

  • Brainstorming/warm up activity
  • Planning of stories to encourage exciting starts, develop rising tension and ensure well-rounded endings
  • Discussion. Have you structured your story? Have you planned a satisfying ending?
  • Brainstorm the use of language and sentence structure to create tension, description, and dialogue.
  • Drafting a short narrative piece.

 

Find out how Turtle Trackers was written and get your complimentary copy autographed. 10:00-11:30 am $25 members, $30 non-members

Venue

Room 1B, State Library of Queensland
Cultural Precinct
Stanley Place
South Brisbane, Qld 4101

Contact Details:

Jenny Stubbs info@booklinks.org.au 0409 266 786