To explore how writers create openings that hook

In this lesson, we will look at different openings for a story and analyse how description of setting, characters or action is used.

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Lesson summary: To explore how writers create openings that hook

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