Why Writing is Important

Communication is central to a child’s development and important in helping them make sense of the world.  Written communication provides opportunities to interpret and connect with the world around you, to learn and grow, sharpen the senses and express yourself…

IT IS FUN! Writing is a way of transporting yourself and your reader to another world.

Why do you think writing is important? Let your teacher know your thoughts and we can add them here…

‘I think writing is important because you get to write fun stories and recipes.’ Stacey, aged 13.

‘I love writing because I like to make up stories that are funny.’ Jake, aged 7.

‘Writing is fun because you can make people laugh, like with limericks.’ Ahmed, aged 9.