School Writing Clubs – we make writing exciting!

Are you looking to energise your class and inspire a love of writing? Take a look at our school clubs to discover how you can take your class from blank pages to published authors.

Available Clubs And Workshops




Primary School

Our primary clubs introduce students to the art of visual storytelling. They grow in confidence and discover their own creative potential. Each term students attend a weekly club led by a professional writer.

We offer students real world experience that translates into positive results in the classroom.

Podcasting: create audio stories for the Ministry of Stories podcast

Picture books: collaborate with illustrators to write stories for preschoolers

Journals: keep a creative diary

-Poetry: perform and publish poetry

Years 4,5, 6 (age 8-11). Suitable for a group of up to 25

For costs and much more please contact us.

Secondary Schools

Our innovative secondary club help students develop in a range of writing forms.

Speak Up: craft and deliver a speech at Parliament

Scriptwriting: create a comedy script and see a rehearsed reading by professional actors

-Poetry: perform and publish poetry

Years 7, 8 and 9(age 11-14). Suitable for a group of up to 25

For costs and much more please contact us.


(can be booked for dropped down days)

Storymaking (from blank page to published author in 2 hours)

Comics (learn the art of visual storytelling)

Gothic Fiction (descriptive writing and writing from place)

Rebel Girls (identity and role models in non-fiction)

Years 4,5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 (age 8-14). Suitable for whole year groups or Key Stages

£300 a session

Holiday Clubs

Creating an audio podcast in a week

Transition focus over summer holidays

Visits from professional writers

Week long clubs for up to 25 children

Years 4,5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 (age 8-14).

£150 a session, available to ten local schools in summer 2018

How to book

Our workshops are available to state schools in Tower Hamlets, Hackney, Islington and the City of London. If your school is within the catchment area, please ask about booking a place below and we’ll aim to get back to you within seven days of receiving your request.


Alternatively, you can call the Ministry of Stories on 020 7729 4159.

Most of our programmes are held at our exciting workshop space, hidden behind a secret door in Hoxton Street Monster Supplies. You can find us here.