The six Descriptosaurus books for creative writing help children expand their descriptive vocabulary, experiment with language and sentence structure and build up narratives based around settings, characters and creatures. They support primary school teachers at KS1 and KS2, secondary English teachers at KS3, literacy coordinators and parents.
Descriptosaurus Story Writing Video
Co-author Adam Bushnell shows how the book can be used to help children create a narrative about a creature.
This free guide shows how the explicit teaching of vocabulary can be done within the context of a writing task. It will help younger pupils become enthusiastic and confident writers - willing and able to participate fully in the writing process as they move onto the next stage.
To help you take your students’ writing to the next level, this FreeBook brings together a handpicked selection of Descriptosaurus story writing resources. Each chapter focuses on a different genre, which we’ve selected from Alison Wilcox’s Descriptosaurus writing guides.