Does the new Syllabus leave you no room to be creative?

Ready to weave fun and Seven Steps flair into your writing lessons?

This dynamic workshop will show you how to bring writing to life in your classroom.


Duration: 1h 15min

Who is this webinar for?

  • NSW Classroom teachers
  • NSW School leaders
  • NSW Literacy coordinators
  • NSW Principals
  • NSW educators looking to improve student writing


We’ll dive deep into Step 5: Show, Don’t Tell to explore how the Seven Steps approach can make students’ writing stronger and richer. Learn how the techniques align with the NSW Syllabus and how they can support you as you delve into the Term 2 units on Connotation, Imagery and Symbol.

You’ll finish the session excited to use Seven Steps techniques to bring creativity back into your writing lessons AND tick off the syllabus requirements.

What you’ll learn:

  • Make your students’ writing stronger and richer with Step 5: Show, Don’t Tell.
  • Link the Seven Steps techniques to the units and the textual concepts.
  • Bring creativity back into the units and engage your students.

Presenter: Pina Sernio

Now a passionate Teacher Librarian, Pina has taught Prep to Year 6 in some of the toughest and some of the best schools in both Catholic and private education. With over 32 years of experience working within the education sector, Pina has used her mathematical and creative capabilities to teach an eclectic range of subjects including art, PE, drama, maths and of course, literacy. 

‘This is so easy to follow and engaging for students!’
NSW Teacher
'Love the Seven Steps PowerPoints that match the new Dept NSW units!'
NSW Teacher

Show, Don’t Tell in the classroom

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