Creative Writing Gauntlet

Navigate through a series of fun and creative writing strategies each day, and focus on one piece of personal writing throughout the session. Finish with a portfolio of your own writing. 

"My daughter can't stop talking about this class. It really challenged her and she met lots of friends and adored her teacher."

Course Outline

Day 1 - Mon

Warm Up/Quick Write - memories

Focus Writing -  Fundamentals of Knowledge & use, Multimodal writing -Young’s favorite

Focus Writing & Authors Chair - Written prompt, Found Item Vignette oldies, Author’s chair (time to share our writing)

Day 2 - Tue

Warm Up/Quick Write - fictional characters

Focus Writing -  Fundamentals of Knowledge with music, What's in the bag?

Focus Writing & Author's Chair - Written prompt, Found Item Vignette today, Author’s chair (time to share our writing)

Day 3 - Wed

Warm Up/Quick Write - pets

Focus Writing -  Fundamentals of Knowledge with personal item, Multimodal writing -traveling story

Focus Writing & Author's Chair - Written prompt, Found Item Vignette random, Author’s chair (time to share our writing)

Day 4 - Thu

Warm Up/Quick Write - what if...

Focus Writing -  Fundamentals of Knowledge with map, People Watching

Focus Writing & Author's Chair - Written prompt, Show and Tell for parents and guests with portfolio, Author’s chair Bests (time to share our writing)

Schedule

Enrollment begins April 6 for 9-11-year-olds and April 13 for 12-14-year-olds.

Week 1:
June 5 - 8

No Classes Scheduled

Week 2:
June 12 - 15

Ages 12-14
Morning

Week 3:
June 19 - 22

Ages 9-11
Afternoon

Week 4:
June 26 - 29

No Classes Scheduled
Drop-off/Pick-up Location: 
Gate 2, Health Building
Franklin Road Campus
4701 12th Avenue
Norman, OK 73069