Lead Teacher: Daryl A. Funn
Classroom space: Virtual learning through Zoom provided by Agnes Scott College
Time: Monday-Friday, 9am – 1pm
Class size: 12
The Young Writers Intensive is an opportunity for talented authors and dedicated novelists to immerse themselves in a variety of literary experiences. Our 1-week middle school 2-week high school camps are filled with scripted prompts activities and knowledgeable instructors that look to fan the flames of each participant's creativity. Each day the intensive will offer a very specific skill set teaching fiction creative non-fiction digital storytelling and poetry slam while also engaging the group in broader viewpoints such as the different ways to approach writing principles and the business of publishing. The virtual experience is monitored with your child's safety in mind. And designed in 45-minute workshop master class intervals with 15-minute breaks in between. Each writer will also have peer feedback and get a one on one opportunity with the instructor to discuss a current project they have in the works. Throughout the intensive writers are introduced to fundamentals that build on their current understanding and prepare them for future grade level criteria. Team building activities are also provided to strengthen the sense of community keep the fun atmosphere and provide new ways to expand the writer's thinking. By the end of the experience, your young writer will have a deeper knowledge of storytelling.
Friday, June 25, 2021 at 9:00am to 1:00pmVirtual Event