Who: Youth writers entering 3rd through 8th grades.
Writers Workshop 1: Entering 3rd through 5th grades (limited to 30 students)
Writers Workshop 2: Entering 6th through 8th grades (limited to 30 students)
What: A half-day, week-long, museum-based young writers camp led by licensed K-12 teachers. Students will work on their own writing using the inspiration of the museum spaces and will participate in peer writing groups. At the end of the week, students will read their work in front of parents and friends at the Friday open mic.
Where: The Wildlife Experience museum in Parker, Colorado
When: June 13th-17th, 2016 from 9am-12pm
Cost before May 30th: $205.00 includes museum entry fees, quality writing instruction from certified K-12 teachers, small class sizes, a water bottle, string backpack, and Denver Writing Project-shirt.
How to register: https://www.regonline.com/southcampusyoungwriterscamp2016
If you register more than one student at the same time, you will receive a 10% registration discount.
Download .pdf version of the camp flyer.
This camp is expected to sell out quickly.
Camp 3: Dry Creek Elementary School Young Writers Camp
During this three-day camp, all writing instruction will be provided by Mrs. Zuiker from Dry Creek; Mrs. Walker-Gilman from Campus Middle School; and guest author, Dianne Maroney from The Imagine Project - http://theimagineproject.com.
Who: Open to students going into 2nd grade through 8th grade.
When: August 1st-3rd from 9am-1:30pm each day
Where: The Bear Creek area (2nd Grade Area) at Dry Creek Elementary.
Details: On Wednesday, August 3rd at 12:30, families are invited to come hear students share writing from the week.
Cost: $150 per child for the week (includes a T-shirt)
Registration: Only 40 spots available, so register early at http://www.regonline.com/drycreekyoungwriterscamp2016.
We can’t wait to see you this summer! It will be a great way to kick off the school year!
* Dry Creek is having repairs this summer so there is a chance we may move the camp to Willow Creek if the work is not completed. We will call/email you the week before camp to confirm the location.