WhyLearn Blog Writing Workshop
Get started on this exciting journey on writing
Welcome to our first-ever WhyLearn Blog Writing Workshop! Students will be put through an enriching programme during the month of December that will prepare them to write proficiently and understand the importance of copywriting. During the course of this workshop, students will have to attend 2 compulsory writing sessions before embarking on an competition.
About the Workshop
Immerse yourself in an engaging and beneficial writing programme
In preparation for the competition, we will conduct a workshop that aims to instill in students the basic fundamentals of article writing and usage of social media in a responsible manner to engage in meaningful discussions and interact responsibly with fellow users. It is a prerequisite for students who are intending to join the competition. Students will have to sit through a series of 2-3 hour lessons, each of which will teach students various skills.
The workshop will be held during the first two weeks of December, from 061217 – 141217 at Economics Focus, Blk 283 Bishan Street 22 #01-185, 570283. Light refreshments will be provided during the course of the workshop.
Block 283, Bishan Street 22
#01-185 Singapore 570283
From Bishan Bus Interchange: 52, 410W
From Ang Mo Kio MRT: 88
Copywriting and Refinement of writing
Lesson 1 will touch on 2 topics, Copywriting and Refinement of writing. Here students will explore the various aspects of copywriting from an education standpoint, and after which will be taught interesting ways to refine their articles and essays.
Planning, Writing, and the Use of Social Media
Lesson 2 will touch on the final 2 topics, planning, writing and the use of social media. Students will be required to apply whatever they have learnt during the first lesson to research and write up a plan for the article they intend to submit for the competition. Last but not least, students will be equipped with the knowledge to fully utilize the power of social media to engage and reach out to users.
Writing the competition entry
After the completion of the two lessons, students will prepare their competition entry at the stated venue. Participants will apply what they have learnt during the 2-day workshop to craft their best possible article. Then, they will submit their entry. All submitted entries must be approved by the WhyLearn Event Organiser before they are eligible for voting.
In 3 simple steps, you could win attractive prizes!
Wait no further, participate in the competition now. The details of the competition are as follows. First and foremost, you are required to join as a member of WhyLearn to qualify for the workshop.
Sign up as a WhyLearn member
Sign up as a member and register for the competition for free.
Submit your article
During the period 131217 – 141217, students will be tasked with writing a 500-word (minimum) essay on the topic ‘What does it mean to be a Smart Learner?’ During this period. Submission deadline will close on 141217.
Upon successful completion and submission of their essays, students will make use of the voting period, 151217 – 150118 to canvass for votes through social media. The essay with the highest votes by the end of the voting period will walk away with the grand prize!
Announcement of Results
The results of the competition will be announced during the writing workshop. The selected winners will receive attractive prizes. Results will be announced at a later date.