A fun and engaging activity book that supports Key Stage 2 English writing compositionIncludes interactive writing and drawing activities to encourage even the most under-confident children to get stuck in and have a go at writing, as well as a number of blank ruled pages at the back for them to write their own storiesSupports children's learning at homePacked with activities and useful practical tips to get children planning out their ideas, characters, settings and story arcsWritten by the outrageously funny James Campbell, children's stand up comedian extraordinaireEntertaining and inspirational ideas to kick-start creative writingJames Campbell decided to be a writer when he was seven. James travels around primary schools, telling stories and encouraging children to write their own stuff. He spends lots of weekends at literary festivals, or in theatres, doing his one man show (as a stand up comedian). It's for children over six and their families. He talks about funny things in a funny way that children seem to like! James's books include The Funny Life of Teachers, The Funny Life of Pets and The Funny Life of Sharks, as well as the Boy Face series. Rob Jones is an extremely funny young illustrator. In May 2015, his first book 'Bernard' won The People's Book Prize. When he's not drawing, he makes toys and puppets (mostly characters from his books). He doesn't have a pet but he could have an imaginary one._______________ 'James Campbell is the funniest man I know' - Chris Riddell _______________ A fun and engaging activity book from bestselling author and stand-up comic James Campbell, who has visited over 3,000 primary schools to tell stories and encourage children to write their own. Have you ever wanted to write your own sizzlingly stupendous stories but just don't know where to start? Then look no further! Write Your Own Funny Stories will guide you step by step towards becoming the witty wordsmith you always wanted to be. Written by children's stand-up comic and best-selling author of The Funny Life of series, James Campbell, this amazing interactive guide is packed full of everything you need to become an awesome author. From planning story ideas and plots, coming up with brilliant characters and settings, and, of course, 'finding the funny', this refreshing and reassuring toolbox of tips and tricks will have you reaching for your duck feather quill and writing slippers faster than you can shout silly simile! With hands on writing and drawing activities throughout, as well as a section at the back of the book for you to write your own funny stories, prepare to astound your friends and family with your amazing superstar writing skills!Write Your Own Funny Stories is the perfect companion for anyone who has ever been drawn to the wonderfully creative world of writing.
|Title:||Write Your Own Funny Stories|
|Author:||James CampbellRob Jones|