We’ll try out both traditional and experimental forms and learn techniques and tools.
Students will emerge with a portfolio of work and ideas of where to go next: how to revise and assess their own work and others’, leads for joining a writers’ community, where to publish and perform (if they so choose), and how to sustain themselves through the ups and downs of a writer’s apprenticeship.
In 2015, she co-wrote a staff-student musical for her middle school.
Renee Johnson has a passion for helping others express themselves through writing.
They will leave the course with writing strategies they can use for the rest of their lives.
In this encouraging, supportive, and in-depth creative writing class, we’ll read and write a variety of short narrative pieces from microfiction and poetry to works of a thousand words, exploring the wonder and meaning possible in brief stories.
Our Debate program is a great launchpad to get exposure to different types of debate.
We will help your child to craft and develop their own original speeches.
In this course offered exclusively for middle school students, come explore different writing forms and genres.
Based on student interest, we may play with dystopia, mystery, memoir, humor writing, scriptwriting, and poetry.