Have you ever been given a task to write about something, created a mind map, a list or a spidergram of ideas and then only written a short amount? In the end, you may have completed the task and thought I could have done so much better.
If this is the case, then watch this video on Youtube. It will show you how to plan for your writing, adding the detail you need and it is, I assure you, perfect for anything you have to write and not just in English. It can be used if writing about something in History, Geography, RE; anything that requires you to write something in detail.
The teacher in question is a Deputy Head at a school in Yorkshire. He is, in a word, a star!