Brain Booster: Creative Writing 

Discover your imagination. Tell a story. Build confidence and showcase your voice thru the written word.  

Safety is our number one priority at Terra Marin Camp. All sessions will run in accordance with the CDC and state regulations around COVID-19. 

Small group sessions (12 children or less)

PPE utilized as required

Frequent sanitization of common spaces & shared educational tools

Indoor/outdoor learning spaces

Developing strong writing skills is the primary goal of this fun & creative camp where students examine fiction, nonfiction, poetry and analytical essay writing.  Using best practices from Lucy Caulkin's Reader's and Writer's workshops, campers will use their imaginations to create well-thought out and engaging pieces to share with others. 

Themes:

  • Behind the Mask: Superheroes Revealed

  • Writing & The Imagination

  • Heroes & Villains

  • Modern Fantasy

Ivania Portocarrero, a current Terra Marin School teacher, has an advanced degree in Elementary Education and extensive experience engaging youth with creative writing. She has over 16 years of teaching experience with specific training in mindfulness and social emotional learning. Her goal when teaching creative writing is to spark her student's imaginations to explore their voice and master their writing style through various genres of writing.  

SCHEDULE & REGISTRATION

M-F Half Day Sessions (9am-12pm) - $350

Pre Care - 8:30am-9am

After Care - 3pm-6pm

$25 down saves your space; Balance due when we know camp is a go!

 

Academics - Creative Writing (Ages 7 - 8)

 

 

Session 1 June 8 - 12; Ages 7&8 

Behind the Mask, Superheroes Revealed

Session 3  June 15 - 19; Ages 7&8 

Modern Fantasy

Session 5 June 22 - 26; Ages 7&8 

Heroes & Villains

Session 7 June 29 - July 3; Ages 7&8 

Behind the Mask, Superheroes Revealed

Session 9 July 6 - July 10; Ages 7&8 

Writing & The Imagination

Session 11 July 13 - July 17; Ages 7&8 

Modern Fantasy

Session 13 July 20 - July 24; Ages 7&8 

Behind the Mask, Superheroes Revealed

Session 15 July 27 - July 31; Ages 7&8 

Modern Fantasy

Academics - Creative Writing (Ages 9 - 10)

Session 2 June 8 - 12; Ages 9&10

Behind the Mask, Superheroes Revealed

Session 4 June 15 - 19; Ages 9&10 

Modern Fantasy

Session 6 June 22 - 26; Ages 9&10 

Heroes & Villains

Session 8 June 29 - July 3; Ages 9&10 

Behind the Mask, Superheroes Revealed

Session 10 July 6 - July 10; Ages 9&10 

Writing & The Imagination

Session 12 July 13 - July 17; Ages 9&10 

Modern Fantasy

Session 14 July 20 - July 24; Ages 9&10 

Behind the Mask, Superheroes Revealed

Session 16 July 27 - July 31; Ages 9&10 

Modern Fantasy

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