The arts are an excellent way to engage pupils in their learning, providing pupils with tangible experiences. They not only develop knowledge and skills, but also raise confidence and self-esteem. Working creatively allows pupils to question and test out ideas in a collaborative way and can be an effective approach to developing pupils’ written work.
- Develop an understanding of how the arts and creative approaches can support pupils’ writing
- Explore a range of starting points for developing writing
- Participate in creative activities, designed to develop opportunities for writing which can be applied easily in a classroom setting