Autumn Term is Knocking at the Door

Summer has been as much wonderful fun for Chelsea Young Writers as ever, with an all-time high number of courses and classes running. We’ve enjoyed every moment, and once again we must thank our attendees and their supporters for making every session both a joy and a learning curve all at once.

Spy School Student: Mission Impossible!

Round the table at our holiday creative writing workshop today are twelve bold, bright and courageous spy school students, all eager to set off on a secret mission – the most challenging of their lives so far!

The Dazzling World of Greek Mythology

“Zeus, first cause, prime mover; for what thing without Zeus is done among mortals?”
– Aeschylus

Imagine being condemned to the back-breaking labour and daily tedium of continually rolling a boulder up a hill, to having your liver pecked at endlessly by a giant eagle,

New Saturday Club! Write and Revise Course

One of the biggest challenges for primary school aged children when writing is revision and self-editing skills; from constructively engaging with primary schools, we have observed that during the act of composition, young writers can find it hard to critically reflect on their work.

The Whole Story

In a new venture for Chelsea Young Writers, eight children aged from 8 – 10 years came to Clementi House for four consecutive mornings to explore the most important elements of narrative and write a complete story from beginning to end.