With a quadrillion connections and as many neurons as stars in the universe, your brain is the most
complicated object around. Amazingly, this noodely three pound heap converts the continuous
informational onslaught you face into something you can actually understand: STORIES.
When your learner develops writing skills and masters storytelling, they turn this innate process
into a superpower. Creative writing sharpens critical thinking, builds effective communication and
interpersonal skills, and increases self-confidence. The benefits of creative writing are endless!
Writing Isn't Extra Curricular, It' S Trans Curricular
Discover the many benefits of creative writing. It fosters observation, flexibility and persistence:
all powerful drivers of personal growth, no matter the subject. Your child will utilize the lessons
they learn from writing for life.
Writing not only supercharges your learner’s ability to absorb, process, retain and retrieve
information across disciplines, it also increases their tenacity while tackling complex material. We
can get really geeky, but for now, consider this: as learners create storyworlds, characters and
plot structures, they engage with the big picture and small details simultaneously and strengthen
Research shows creative writing raises math and science grades
Seriously! Creative writing isn’t just useful for English class; it’s brain food for STEM too. All
human understanding lies within stories, so it follows that storytelling constitutes one of the most
universally beneficial skills your learner can develop.
Your learner’s math and science scores will reflect improved pattern recognition, construction and
extension skills. With writing, they also create personally meaningful contexts—whys to accompany
the hows—that transmute rote to write.
Storytelling improves your learner's ability to:
Integrate new material
"Doubts are traitors": writing replaces them with confidence
The bard himself wrote, "Our doubts are traitors
and cause us to miss the good we oft might win, by fearing to attempt." Creative writing squashes
those doubts, making your child ready for anything. Imagine, for instance, their pride when readers
appreciate their stories. These emotions empower, fueling a confidence reservoir needed to lean in
to and overcome life's challenges.
Find your voice during the writing process—it’s liberating! Besides making your learner comfortable
with themselves, a strong voice transforms their interpersonal communication skills and could turn
your wallflower into the life of the party.
Writing with Bardsy fosters your child’s:
Ability to self-reflect
Capacity to share ideas
Empathy for others
Creative Writing Nurtures Mental Health
Writing each day impacts your learner’s health, particularly when they experience
stress. It offers them a way to process their emotions, which
is productive for their growth. At Bardsy, we understand the difference writing makes in your
learner’s life and don’t take that lightly.
Your learner must be the hero of their own story! At Bardsy,
they're free to express themselves and control their personal narrative — which does
wonders for their mental health, especially for anxious child.