For students who have an active imagination, Smart English Creative Writing programmes are a perfect choice. These stimulating programmes are designed to provide children with greater freedom to use their imaginations and express their thoughts and ideas in a more creative way. Students are introduced to a wide range of writing genres and are taught the necessary language skills to help them become more proficient users of the English language.
Children who enroll in our Creative Writing Programmes will learn how to:
✅ come up with imaginative ideas for writing
✅ write in a variety of different genres, encompassing the broad areas of fictional, factual and situational writing tasks
✅ plan and structure their writing
✅ use a wider vocabulary to make writing more engaging
✅ use tenses and grammatical structures with greater accuracy
This course is designed to develop your child’s literacy and creative writing skills. They will become more confident readers and will learn to identify the different features of written texts and infer meanings from context. Students will learn to
Primary 4 – 5
At upper primary, we focus on PSLE exam skills development, in line with the same change of focus in schools. We will help improve your child’s comprehension techniques and further develop their composition skills through a range of MOE text types. Your child will also gain practice in regular PSLE-style exam questions.
To identify areas of improvement, your child will get quality, individual feedback on their learning progress. We will also help your child to achieve a deeper knowledge of Singaporean and international topics and apply it to writing, reading and oral tasks for better results.
Primary 2 & 3
This course is based on authentic children’s literature and provides practice in many MOE type composition, comprehension and oral activities. Your child will gain comprehension skills through literature-based lessons and experiment with MOE text types by doing supported writing tasks. In our communicative classrooms, your child will gain speaking confidence. They will also learn to take pride in their work by acting on peer and teacher feedback.
Primary 6 (PSLE)
This is a PSLE preparation course that provides intensive examination practice, targeting crucial problem areas for Singaporean students. All exam tasks are deconstructed to provide students with a greater depth of understanding of the challenges; strategies are highlighted before students complete rigorous practice activities.
Our course provides frequent practice and individual feedback to help your child sharpen their PSLE compositions. Through regular challenging PSLE-style texts, your child will learn to gain marks in comprehension assessments. Our lessons will also cover proven exam strategies to help your child achieve PSLE English success.
What Makes His Composition is Unique & Interesting
If there isn’t any new input or new guidance, your child will remain stuck in a vicious cycle of lousy advice, lousy teaching, and the inevitable result – Lousy Writing.
What If We Tell You, There’s a Way to Seriously Boost your Child’s Writing Skills?
Smart English Creative Writing is the only creative writing course that provides an all-round, comprehensive package for your child to excel in writing.
✅ It will banish all your ill, preconceived notions about writing.
✅ It will get rid of all the bad advice and bad writing habits that your child has picked up over the years.
✅ It will make your child see Creative Writing in a whole new light.
✅ It will change the way your child write forever.
✅ It will make a BIG difference in your child’s results.
✅ AND MOST IMPORTANTLY, your child will learn to enjoy the pleasures of writing a meaningful and well-worded composition.
Does Your Child Face These Problems?
😨 He doesn’t have any ideas on what to write.
😨 He writes a very short composition which does not have much description.
😨 He only knows how to write about the weather or an alarm clock ringing in the first paragraph.
😨 His writing is rather bland. He doesn’t use any flowery words.
😨 He has limited vocabulary.
😨 His conclusion only has 1 or 2 sentences. One of which has the words “I
😨 He has difficulty forming proper linking sentences and phrases.
😨 He has difficulty expressing his thoughts.
😨 He scores low marks.
😨 You buy him model composition books to read but he is not interested.
😨 Your child reads a lot but somehow… she still can’t write!
This Workshop Is Everything Your Child Needs
This workshop aims to address all the problems faced by your child in writing.
By the end of this course, your child will understand what it means to write a good essay.
👍 Better yet, your child will become a much more proficient writer.
👍 His confidence will be boosted.
👍 He will become more creative.
👍 He won’t just know how to use flowery phrases – He will create his own phrases!
👍 You will be delighted to see a significant improvement in your child’s Malay marks!
Here Is What Others Have To Say About Us …
” Very comprehensive. Good tips which are easy to understand. Also, the common themes and how to handles them, and how to stand out from other compositions are extremely useful. ”
– by Mariam
VERY GOOD WORKSHOP FOR PSLE !
” The workshop contents are compact yet laid simple. This helps children to understand easily. My 12-year old boy is able to understand the workshop independently. He says that he picked up some useful and practical composition writing tips which cannot be found in the assessment books.
underscorethe importance of planning the plot and illustrated how to write an engaging story with excellent examples. After the workshop, he is now more confident about his writing ,,for instance, how to use the flashback style of introduction effectively, how to avoid cliches as well as how to make the story vivid with greater details.
Thank you SMART Excel. Looking forward to more future workshops. “
– by Jason Tan
What Your Child Will Learn
This workshop is based on the latest MOE syllabus.
Your child will receive new lessons and writing assignments every week.
Techniques He Will Learn
✅ Essay Outline and breakdown
✅ How to Plan Your Essay in 5 min
✅ Brainstorming for New Syllabus Essay Themes
✅ Common Themes for exams
✅ 5 different ways to start write an Introduction
✅ Advanced Introduction Writing Techniques
✅ How to build Suspense
✅ How to write the Conflict / Problem
✅ How to throw in additional complications
✅ How to resolve the Conflict / Problem in a unique way
✅ How to write a satisfying Conclusion
✅ Advanced Conclusion Writing Techniques
✅ How to write a well-thought out Reflection
✅ Powerful Phrases, Adjectives and Adverbs
✅ Similes, Metaphors and Personification
✅ Use the Right Words at the Right time (emotive, action words, etc.)
✅ Simple, Compound and Complex sentences
✅ Vary Your Sentence Structure for rhythm and effect
✅ Detailed Description of Setting, Characters, Objects, Actions
✅ Proper Dialogue Punctuation
✅ How to write proper and effective Dialogues
✅ There will be plenty of examples provided in this detailed and comprehensive workshop.
✅ Active participation will be required in order for your child to unlock the full benefits of this workshop.
Unlimited Support for Your Child
✅ Your child will be required to actively complete his Writing Assignments in this workshop.
✅There will also be Tests to track the progress of your child.
✅ All assignments and tests will be handed up and it will be marked, comment and review your child’s work.
✅ We will constantly provide feedback for your child throughout this workshop as we understand that each child has different strengths and weaknesses.
✅ Your child will be our highest-priority student.
Is My Child Suitable To Take This Workshop
This workshop is created for Primary 1 – 6
What Is My Investment
✅ Every Sundays, 9.30am – 11.30am
✅ Once a week, 2 hours per Lesson
✅ North Bridge Road / Yishun Center
✅ $450 per 10 Lessons