Spark FunSheets Library

Designed to capture the interest of our junior aged writers, you can download and print copies to complete at home. 
Once you’ve done it, we’d love to see what you’ve created, so you can email pictures or tag us on Facebook or Instagram using #FunSheets
You can find more writing inspiration by looking at our weekly Story Starter image prompts and watching our back catalogue of Get Creative videos.

April FunSheet

The first of our brand new writing activities for younger writers. Have fun creating a new world!

May FunSheet

This FunSheet is all about sweets! Incredible, exotic, tasty, silly, magical – it’s up to you.

June FunSheet

This FunSheet is all about keys. What door will your magical key open up?

Summer FunSheet

Our Summer themed FunSheet explains the fun you can have making your own (maga)Zine on any subject!

September FunSheet

Our September FunSheet is all about a mysterious egg - what will happen next?

November FunSheet

Our November FunSheet is all about crazy animals - what will yours do?

December FunSheet

Our December FunSheet gives you the opportunity to sprinkle a little wishing magic on those around you.
If you have enjoyed our FunSheets, you might be interested in trying out one of our Young Writers group sessions. We have a mix of in-person and online sessions taking place.

Get Writing

If you’d like to submit a piece of your writing for possible inclusion in the magazine, please see the Get Involved page to see more details. This magazine is published online three times a year: summer (June/July), winter (October-December) and spring (February-April) terms.

With groups across the West Midlands, including 2 online-only groups, there will be a Spark Young Writers group near you.

Groups are open to young writers aged 8-17 who are interested in any type of creative writing.

Hereford Assistant Writers needed!

We are looking for an assistant writer to help with our Hereford group. If you like creative writing and  would like to share your enjoyment with young people, join us! It’s great opportunity to learn how to run creative writing workshops and gain experience working with young people.

Young Writers Magazine

Submit your writing for publication in our Spark Young Writers Magazine. 

Exclusively for young people aged 8 – 20.