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A famous person came to your school recently to give a talk about their career and life. Your
headteacher has asked you to write a news story describing the event, which will be published in
your school magazine.
Write the text for the news story, using no more than 400 words. In your writing, focus on the
atmosphere of the event and the impact that the talk has had on the students.

Essay Type:

Directed Writing

Essay Plan

The speaker at our school last week was a renowned personality who shared stories of their illustrious career and life journey. The talk was very inspiring and had a profound impact on the students. After the talk, students were heard discussing their dreams with a newfound confidence, their conversations imbued with phrases from the talk. Teachers reported a notable shift in class participation, with students demonstrating an enthusiastic approach towards learning and overcoming challenges.

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