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Writing Institute (8-10): 1:45-3:45

Monday, June 27, 2016 - Friday, July 8, 2016
Co-Ed
The Hockaday School 11600 Welch Rd DallasTX  75229
Monday, June 27, 2016 - Friday, July 8, 2016
Co-Ed
The Hockaday School 11600 Welch Rd DallasTX  75229

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Writing Institute (8-10): 1:45-3:45

Jun 27 - Jul 08 (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)

1:45 PM - 3:45 PM

The Hockaday School

Starting at

$378.00

Meeting Dates

From Jun 27, 2016 to Jul 08, 2016

Each Monday from 01:45 PM to 03:45 PM

Each Tuesday from 01:45 PM to 03:45 PM

Each Wednesday from 01:45 PM to 03:45 PM

Each Thursday from 01:45 PM to 03:45 PM

Each Friday from 01:45 PM to 03:45 PM

About This Activity

Writing modules will include a thematic approach to writing, drawing from a variety of sources, such as myths, poems, legends, and more. Short works will be analyzed to identify theme, structure, punctuation, diction, and figurative language. Going beyond analysis into creation, students will brainstorm and create original works. A variety of writing techniques will be utilized as students create scripts, news articles, book reviews, and more. Students will respond to pieces through prose and/or poetry and create an original piece for peer review. Through the use of art, poetry, literature, current events and more, students will review and strengthen writing processes and skills. While the themes for each grade level might be the same, the depth to which the course is taught will vary according to grade level to achieve grade-appropriate instruction and challenge. Students are encouraged to register for multiple sessions as instruction will be progressive in nature. Imagine what writing skills you will gain after spending up to six weeks in our Summer Writing Institute!

Organizer Info

  • Auxiliary Programs at The Hockaday School

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