Spark Annual Survey 2023

Thank you for completing this survey. It should take no more than 5 minutes, and can remain anonymous.

Please answer thinking about your child(ren) who attends one of our Spark Young Writers groups. The data collected will help us to fulfill requirements from our main funder, Arts Council England, and ensure that we can continue to run the Spark Young Writers activity across the West Midlands.

If you would like to be entered into a prize draw to win a voucher for a £50 book token, please complete the email address field at the end of the survey.

The prize will be drawn on Monday 11 December 2023 at 1pm.
Please tick all that apply.
5 stars: Excellent. 4 stars: Good. 3 stars: Neither good nor poor. 2 stars: Poor. 1 star: Very poor. Blank: Don't know
Impact can be on your child's behaviour, school work, confidence, creativity or anything else you feel is important.
This is our online only magazine and our printed anthology
Please select any that apply. The resources can be found at sparkwriters.org/get-creative/ and sparkwriters.org/spark-story-starters-2/
This information will only ever be used anonymously and will never be passed on.
This information will only ever be used anonymously and will never be passed on.
Some examples of what the term neuro-divergent can be used to describe: ADHD, Autism, Bipolar Disorder, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Tourette's Syndrome, OCD (this is not an exhaustive list). This information will only ever be used anonymously and will never be passed on.
This information will only ever be used anonymously and will never be passed on.
This information will only ever be used anonymously and will never be passed on.
Maybe you take the opportunity to change some library books while you're there, or stop and have a cup of tea in the onsite cafe. Please let us know - our venues sometimes ask us for this feedback.
The email address is purely for the purposes of the book token draw and will be not be stored with the responses.

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.

Our Spark Young Writers groups for September 2023-June 2024 are now available to book, including three new junior groups for Staffordshire, starting in January 2024.

 

Young Writers can submit up to three pieces of writing to our online magazine. The deadline for submissions for Issue 28 is 26th March 2024. Full details can be found here.

Check out all our ideas for writing prompts at our Get Writing tab. A wide selection of images, videos and funsheets for young writers to complete.