Your child has got a sound writing foundation and has been performing well in school, but you find that their writing has reached a plateau and they are rehashing old stories. Your child needs ... Story Craft Novice. Story Craft Novice is for students who have great ideas but have trouble articulating their thoughts into written words or who are able to write independently but lack imagination. This is the course where students start to see the world through different lenses. Besides imparting technical knowledge, students will hone their observational, thinking and reading skills.