Penblade: Sharpen Your Writing Skills
What do you do during the class?
A creative writing class for juniors to help them cut out a story from the various things around them
Age group : 9 - 14
(however, if a student is interested but not within the age group, we ask that a parent is available to supervise an assist in class)
11am : Ice breaking and warm up vocals and body
11:15am : What's your favourite ___________
- We discuss interests and explore what we like about them using who, what, where, when and how questions
11:30am : Drawing time!
- Students are required to draw a character or creature based on the previous exercise and share with the class
11: 45am : What makes you _______ (emotion)
- Students are asked about their emotions and we explore ways to have the characters they've drawn up experience the same things!
12:10am : Short break to freshen up
12:15am : Everyone's characters need to overcome one big thing.
What is that big thing!
- Students will need to share their challenges, and learn how to write on empathy with their characters.
12:45am : Story time!
Teacher Umar will weave a story together with the students who are willing to share their characters.
Students will explore cooperative story telling
1pm : Fond farewells! Students are given homework to share on their social media or for personal safe keeping.
Meet, Umar Aziz
Umar Abdul Aziz is a lit major writer, performer, teacher and organizer. He is based in Klang Valley, collaborating and performing spoken word.
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