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Writer Doodle Winter Session: Write Long beginning Jan 5!

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Writer Doodle Winter Session: Write Long beginning Jan 5!

Class dates are Jan 5 – Mar 22, no class 2/16 or 3/8
This session is for students who want to stretch their writing muscles with a novel length project, either one story or a collection.

Students will learn how to:

  • Structure a story for maximum dramatic impact
  • Create heroes readers will never forget and villains they’ll love to hate
  • Hide secrets and reveal surprises
  • Use the juiciest words to write memorable settings and vivid description
  • Use dialog to make characters come alive

And create a substantial piece of writing suitable for editing and refining for possible publication during the spring session of Writer Doodle: Write Strong!

For questions or to sign up, contact Christine Pinto at christinepinto@runbox.com.

Class details:
Schedule
Class meets Tuesdays 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. in the school library. We do not meet on days of early release.

Cost
$100 for the ten week session

Scholarships
If financial hardship is a deciding factor for your family, please ask about the possibility of scholarships. Limited partial scholarships may be available for enrichment classes. To apply, please contact the Family Advocate, Sherri Dobb, at (206) 393-4346 or sherri.dobb@shorelineschools.com.

Accommodations
Individuals requiring special accommodations to attend or participate in PTA’s meetings or events are requested to contact Bhairavi Shah bhairavishah@hotmail.com or 206-313-0689 in advance to allow for any necessary requirements.

Additionally, you may complete an Authorization of Exchange of Medical information found at http://schools.shorelineschools.org/studentservices/district-resources/ to allow our enrichment director to have access to the information from the nurse necessary to ensure your student has the appropriate accommodations in place. Due to privacy laws, the District cannot share this information with the PTA without consent from you.

Chaperons
Parents/guardians of participating students will be asked to attend 1-2 (depending on number of class participants) classes to assist with student supervision.

To sign up for the class, or for more information, contact Christine Pinto at christinepinto@runbox.com or 206-546-5150.

Class size is limited. Registrations will be taken in the order received.

Writer Doodle Class

News from the HT PTA websiteA PTA enrichment class celebrating the serious fun of writing well for fourth, fifth and sixth graders who want to become better writers, clearer thinkers, even published authors.

Instructor Christine Pinto, a graduate of the University of Washington Certificate Program in Writing for Children, is an experienced author, writing instructor and NaNoWriMo (an author who has successfully written a novel during National Novel Writing Month).

View flyer with more information here.

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