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To explore how a writer builds drama

In this lesson, we will listen to the middle of another story. We will use the toolkit for middles that build drama to explore how the writer creates drama and suspense and then we will try writing our own.


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Lesson summary: To explore how a writer builds drama

Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Climb stairs

On the spot:
Chair yoga