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I Am A Writer!


In this Writers in the Schools (WITS) workshop, students will write every day, exploring poetry, storytelling, and drama as they create original writing of their very own. They’ll discover the fundamentals of writing through fun classroom adventures, stretching their vocabulary and their imaginations as they discover the joy of storytelling. At the end of the session, we’ll host a celebration where you and your family can witness the students perform their writing out loud. Each student will take home a final portfolio. joy of storytelling. At the end of the session, we’ll host a celebration where you and your family can witness the students perform their writing out loud. Each student will take home a final portfolio.

Age Group

2nd Grade to 3rd Grade (Ages 7 to 8)

Who will like this Course?

Children who enjoy reading and writing, or just day dreaming. Activities include making books developing writing techniques.

Recommended Prerequisites

Curiosity and an openness to new ideas.

June 3 to 7 - Monday to Friday

Faith West School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)
Cornerstone Christian Academy (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)

June 17 to 21 - Monday to Friday

UH-Downtown (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)
St. Thomas More Parish School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)
Nolan Ryan Jr. High School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)

July 1 to 5 - Monday to Friday (no class on July 4)

Faith West School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)
Cornerstone Christian Academy (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)

July 8 to 12 - Monday to Friday

Nolan Ryan Jr. High School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)
St. Thomas More Parish School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)

Full Day (ONE Week)

Tuition: $ 269

On or Before March 31, 2019
$ 249
April 1, 2019 to May 20, 2019
$ 259
On or After May 21, 2019
$ 269

University of Houston-Downtown
1 Main Street, Suite 716N
Houston, TX 77004
(713) 221-8032

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