Becci Sharrock – Creative Writing 

About Becci Sharrock

Becci is a writer, theatre maker, poet and creative producer based in Gateshead.

This resource is filled with creative, inspiring and innovative activities to engage your pupils in creative writing – from how to make zines to making speeches and how writing can make a positive change in the world. 


Blackout Poetry

Age suitability: 8-11 years old


Time Frame: 50 – 60 minutes


Creating Personal Manifestos

Age suitability: 8 – 11 years


Time Frame: 50 – 60 minutes


Positive Change

Age suitability: 8-11 years old


Time Frame: As little or as much time as you have!


Speeches

Age suitability: 8-11 years old


Time Frame: 1 day – the workshop is divided into four sections approximately 45 minutes
each. These could be done across one day or at different points during the week.

You can also download Speech Examples – a classroom resource to support Speeches.


Viewpoints

Age suitability: 8-11 years old


Time Frame: 1 day – the workshop is divided into four sections approximately 45 minutes
each. These could be done across one day or at different points.

You can also download Here Comes Red – a classroom resource to support Viewpoints


Zine Making

Age suitability: 8-11 years old


Time Frame: Minimum 30 minutes