Hazel Edwards



“Creativity is the fun of putting
together unexpected ideas”

Chopper Rescue: Stories & activities for mentoring and guided writing

  

Title: "Chopper Rescue: Stories & activities for mentoring & guided writing

ISBN:978-1-921454-86-8

Editor & Contributor : Hazel Edwards 

Can be bought directly from Five Senses Publishing 

 

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Because they are brief, short stories are back in fashion. But writing well takes time and skill. Within this collection is a range of adventurous subjects, formats, lengths, styles and types of humour, which are great for modelling.  

'Such a shortage of writing mentors, this book is an excellent substitute to recommend.'   Rural teacher with gifted program.

"Good basis of a term's writing and reading.' ESL tutor

  • Anthology of 13 very different stories
  • Level: Years 4-8
  • Writing Tips from the authors
  • Stories chosen to demonstrate techniques such as viewpoint, graphics, fact, faction & fiction, period or future settings, dialogue and film adaptations.
  • Each author tells 'Where did the idea come from?'
  • Story snapshots for quick previews
  • Author bios: Well known and new writers.
  • Mentoring suggestions
  • Further activities.
  • Story features chart linking to National Assessment Program Guidelines

 

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Events & Appearances 2021

Private online mentoring 'Complete Your Book in a Year' 

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OCTOBER  

Oct 19th  9.30-10.15  -YABBA  

Oct 29th 11am  SWW  Launch Sparx  

NOVEMBER

Nov 4th  6.30 pm SWW  Nance Donkin Award

Nov 10th :  Judge: SWW National Writing Competition. Sydney Zoom.

2022

January

Jan 11th (Tues) 10am  U3A Nunawading Summer School 'Non- Boring Writing'

MAY

May 8th (Sunday) 10am-4pm 'Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir' Writers Victoria.


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