Get Started with Story Arcs

Get Started with Story Arcs

Get Started with Story Arcs

In my previous article on writing, I gave an overview of the novel-writing process. Hopefully, that inspired you to start your own work, and you’re creating longer stories than you could before. One area that enthusiastic young writers often struggle with is the story arc, so let’s dive into that topic today and learn to keep our work… Read More

Shakespeare the Wordsmith

Shakespeare the Wordsmith

Shakespeare the Wordsmith

Whatever your level of exposure to the plays and poems of William Shakespeare, you are using his language every day, perhaps without even knowing.   During his lifetime, Shakespeare coined thousands of words, over 300 using the prefix ‘un-’ alone; here are a few examples of words we use every day that we wouldn’t have without the Bard:   Unchanging… Read More

Parents ask us about…Parent-Teacher Communication

Parents ask us about…Parent-Teacher Communication

Parents ask us about…Parent-Teacher Communication

The following questions were asked by our parents during our recent webinar ‘Unlocking the Power of Parent-Teacher Communication‘ and were answered by a very experienced primary school teacher who has also held a Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Coordinator (SENDCo) role. If you have any questions for our bilingual team (English and Cantonese), reach out via email contact@seven-springs.co.uk What is the difference between… Read More