chapter  4
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Jumpstarting writing: Establishing a creative frame of mind for imaginative writing

You will need: exercise books or mini whiteboards.

This is a great game to use at the start of a writing lesson. In many ways it is essential! It is good for loosening up inhibitions as well as creating a flow in the children's thinking and composition. It is a liberator of creative intelligence. Sometimes what they write in a minute is better than what emerges from 20 minutes of laboured writing!