Have you ever wanted to make your writing dangerously good? If so, you’ve come to
the “write” place! This writer’s summer studio will help you uncover the secrets
to powerful writing.
form a mini-book club to analyze elements of strong writing • participate
in engaging, quick write activities that expose them to different genres and
help alleviate writer’s block • take an individual writing piece of
their choice through the writing process • learn how to comment on
other writer’s work in a critique group format •publish and share their
work in the Word Shredder’s Literary
Magazine • Meet/interact with an award-winning, children's author, Stacia Deutch (http://www.staciadeutsch.com/) the last day of class!
6-8th grade writers
When: M-TH, 6/25-6/28 @ 2-4pm
M, T, TH, F, 7/2-7/6 (no class on 7/4) @ 2-4pm
Where: 1463 N. Cleveland St. Orange, CA 92867
Taught by: Lori Polydoros, author
of over 75 stories for kids and teacher with 15+ years experience. www.loripolydoros.com
Cost: $150 per student (includes novel, writer’s journal, copy of Word Shredder’s magazine and snacks.) Send check to Lori @ above address.
To read her story, check out my first post, 10/11/09.
EVERY GOOD BOOK NEEDS A DOG is a way to honor writing. It is a combination of postings by fabulous kids: book talks, poetry, and shorts, highlights of recent school visits and festivals, and musings on writing.