I’m Coriden Francis and I love teaching English. I’m passionate about sharing my love of all things literary, while teaching the reading and creative writing skills that pupils need for exam success and beyond.
My step-by-step approach helps even the most reluctant learners feel secure and achieve their potential.
I read English at Exeter College, Oxford and I’ve been tutoring children for 11+ entrance exams for almost 15 years.
It is my mission to teach children the writing skills they need to fulfil their potential, take their place in an ever-changing world and thrive.
I offer writing tuition through termly courses and holiday workshops. I no longer offer one-to-one tuition.
Creative Writing Summer Courses for children aged 8-11 who would like to develop their creative writing skills as well those taking 11+ exams. The classes are small, friendly and supportive.
- Story Writing for Children in Years 4 and 5
- Poetry for Children in Years 5 and 6
- Non-Fiction for Years 5 and 6
- 11+ Creative Writing for Exams – Year 6
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CREATIVE WRITING COURSE AUTUMN TERM 2021
This creative writing course is designed for children in Year 4 and Year 5 and is perfect for both budding authors and reluctant writers alike!
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11+ Creative Writing Checklists!
Help your child edit their writing and tick all the right boxes!
Get our list of 5 essential 11+ Creative Writing Checklists to help your child ace their 11+ English exam.
Our handy booklet includes the following checklists:
- Narrative writing
- Descriptive writing
- Persuasive writing
- Newspaper article
- Personal recount
Each checklist is separated into two sections: features and text and structure.
To get your copy, please click the button below!
Thank you for helping J in achieving this.
Thank you for your excellent teaching.
I want to say a huge thank you for getting him through this over the past few months – I don’t think it would have been possible without you!
She is a wonderful tutor and we are very fortunate that we found her at the right time.
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