Into to Creative Writing (Ages 8-‐10)
The main purpose of this class is to generate an interest in story telling and to improve writing fluency. Picture books, class-‐generated stories and poetry are used to teach simple craft lessons such as how to develop ideas; understanding and developing different types of beginnings, and ends; developing the middle; using details and sensory imagery to create “mind pictures”; sharpening focus; and developing tone.
Tuesday 4:30-‐5:30 p.m.
Creative Writing 101
This class encourages students to view themselves as writers, to write with a sense of purpose and audience, and to develop their writing voice. Students will not only be concerned with what to say but also with how to say it.
Tuesday 5:30-‐6:30 p.m.