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Posted on: February 9th 2018

Author Shares Writing Tips with Pre-Prep

Pre prep girl writing heather butler author visit Author heather butler with pre prep boy

On Thursday 8th February Pre-Prep pupils enjoyed a visit from award-winning author Heather Butler.  Heather has written over 30 books, including Us Minus Mum, which won the UK Literacy Association Highly Recommended 7-11 Award and was long listed for the Carnegie Medal Award.  

Heather butler with pre prep pupils Pre prep boy working on story

Helen spoke to the children about inspiration for writing a story and how to put ideas onto paper.  She spent two sessions with Year 2 where they acted out stories and created a word bank for future use.   The children enjoyed a thought-provoking day and produced some amazing stories.