Creative writing

Breaking the rules

The story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery bus boycott in 1955, exploring how bad rules can be broken in a non-violent way, bringing about change in a community.

Writing parables about thankfulness, generosity and money

Cross-curricular links
One of the greatest exponents of persuasion through story was Jesus of Nazareth with his parables. Many of Jesus' parables used everyday events and concerns about money, status and possessions to make their point. This is a creative writing exercise.