Classes focus on having fun, letting the creative side run free and learning the many skills of writing fiction. Topics include creating characters, showing character through action and dialogue, setting the scene, creating worlds, beginning and ending a story, plotting a story and editing your work.
Many children attend classes term after term, year after year, building on what they have learned, exploring new material and expanding their knowledge and writing skills. After attending these writing classes for several terms, children tend do extremely well in English in secondary school, some self-publish novels and several have won national writing competitions.
The Autumn terms begins on Monday 4th & Tuesday 5th September in Malahide, on Thursday 7th September in Skerries and on Wednesday 27th September in Blackrock. An eight week terms costs €105. There is a maximum of fourteen children in a group.