Literacy Starter of the Day
There are different ways to open a sentence. One is a ‘where’ starter.
e.g. At the end of the lane, stood an old house.
How many openers can you think of like this? Remember to finish each sentence.
1 month ago
When it comes time to dust off the first draft of your story, after having left it for at least one month, there are certain things you will notice straight off: 378 more words
3 months, 2 weeks ago
Write an interesting sentence using each of the starters below. Imagine this sentnece was the beginning of your story – can you capture your readers interest straight away? 18 more words
4 months, 3 weeks ago
There are different ways to open a sentence. One is a drop-in ‘ed’ clause.
e.g. Rizwan, exhausted by so much effort, went to bed.
How many openers can… 10 more words
4 months, 4 weeks ago
PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “After resisting for years, I finally…” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.
Peek into the hidden corners of your characters by having them do this prompt.
5 months, 3 weeks ago
There are many ways to start a sentence, the following example uses description: The big, black dog chased the cat along the road.
How many ways can you use description to start a sentence? 6 more words
PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “I wish you would talk to me about…” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.