12 Tips For Creative Writing Exam Success
Based on RSL Educational’s popular creative writing guide, this graphic offers 12 rules for exam success.
What are markers looking for … and what would they prefer you not to include? How should you structure a plot when you have limited time? How do you include dialogue without writing a play script? What should you do with adjectives, and what’s the point of a simile?
This infographic, along with the article linked above, answers these questions and many more.
Visual Communication - 70%
Design - 60%
Content/Script - 60%
Usability - 65%
This infographic offers up a helpful guide for anyone working to write a great story for their exam, or perhaps for a school application. The piece cleverly creates a path akin to a board game — or, of course, a story arc — that the reader can follow as a series of steps. While visually engaging, this path can be hard to follow. Meanwhile, the illustration style is inconsistent, preventing the piece as a whole from coming together visually. It is also quite text-heavy in some parts, so that the piece feels more like a reading assignment than like an infographic. Still, it's likely a useful resource for its target audience. Overall, we'd give this a D.