NaNoWriMo’s Young Writers Program
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NaNoWriMo’s Young Writers Program

A warm welcome to Sean Clark, Instructional Aide, and first time guest on WordDreams. He’s a Teacher-Author with a wonderful experience tro share, involving his students and November’s NaNoWriMo Young Writers Program: School-age kids these days are bridging huge linguistic and literary gaps almost every day: reading books checked out from the school library, but … Continue reading

4 Ways to Pre-plan Your NaNoWriMo Story
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4 Ways to Pre-plan Your NaNoWriMo Story

Few people can sit down and start writing. Most of us hem and haw as we mentally walk through how to get from introduction to conclusion. It’s called ‘prewriting’ and everyone does it. What differs is the method–what best suits our communication style? Here are four approaches I’ve seen work for writer friends: Brainstorm/Mindmap Brainstorming, also … Continue reading