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English - KS3

A Muse in Malvern

Learning Outcomes
Students will use stimuli from locations in Malvern to inspire creative writing, and will use self-assessment strategies to edit and improve their work.
2 hours


In this lesson, students will use images from Malvern as the inspiration for their own pieces of creative writing.

They will revise literary techniques, explore interesting vocabulary, and utilise a clear structure in order to make their writing interesting, effective and clear.

Students will use accessible self-assessment grids to identify where they have been successful in their work, and where they can improve.

With lots of opportunities for stretch and challenge, a bank of exam-style questions, and a range of scaffolding tasks, this lesson is designed to allow all students to produce a wonderful piece of imaginative writing.

Curriculum Links

KS3 English

  • write stories. scripts, poetry and other imaginative writing
  • apply a growing knowledge of vocabulary, grammar, and text structure to writing
  • draw on a knowledge of literary devices from reading and listening to enhance the impact of writing
  • amend the vocabulary, grammar and structure of writing to improve coherence and overall effectiveness
  • use standard English confidently within writing
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This lesson is designed to be taught in a classroom. However, if you would like to visit the Malvern with your class, please use either of the options below to help plan your journey. 

The nearest station is Great Malvern.

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