Writing Afternoon Camp (1AM – 4PM)
Writing Summer Camp Afternoon – July/Aug
Writing SUMMER CAMP Teens
July 29th – Aug 2nd
In this camp, we will explore a variety of forms of Creative Writing, including fiction, poetry, and nonfiction with a strong focus on nurturing our creativity and developing a life-long fluency in language arts.
On Day 1, we will begin with an overview of different writing styles, and complete writing exercises.
On Day 2, we will focus on Poetry. Several forms will be covered, including Haiku, Sestina, and Free Verse.
On Day 3, we will focus on Fiction. Several forms will be covered, including Short Stories, Flash Fiction, and Horror/Sci-Fi.
On Day 4, we will focus on Nonfiction. We will work primarily with first person narrative, and focus on writing about our lives and the world around us.
On Day 5, we will focus on revision. We will learn strategies to take our rough drafts and polish them into completed works.
AFTERNOON SESSION: MON –FRI 1PM to 4PM
|Check-in||12:30-1:00 AM (30 min)|
|Warmup||1:00–1:15 PM (Start Time)||Welcome, Intro, Rules, Expectations|
|Activity #1||1:15 – 2:15PM|
|Clean up||2:15 -2:20PM|
|Break||2:20 – 2:30PM||Students will bring their own snacks|
|Activity 2||2:30 -3:30 PM|
|Summary/Follow-up Questions||3:30 – 3:45PM|
Morning 9-12AM, Afternoon 1-4PM