Before Creative Writing

What are the activities to be held before creative writing?

Before writing, it is necessary to present a comfortable environment that can express the inner voice of the individual and create the sense of trust. Because “a comfortable environment opens all senses” (Solmecke, 1992: 10). It is deemed necessary for the actor to be able to engage his emotions, imagination, imagination, imagination, and even dreams for effective participation in the learning process (San, 1990: 573).


Creative drama studies provide the most favorable environment for preparing students to creative writing activities. In the drama environment, being away from note makes it easier for a student to make a sense of trust. Thus, the student becomes ready to write emotionally and cognitively. “It can be said that the primary purpose of creative writing activities is to” encourage them to write “in their participation in the work by providing enjoyment of writing activities (İpşiroğlu, 2008: 9).

In order to do this, first of all, the children will be able to love the game they are in and need to be active at the same time. Before each topic to be written, preparation for writing is done with activities related to the subject such as play, animation, improvisation, imitation, dreaming and painting.