Start Date: Jun. 29, 2012
Pencils to Pixels: Bears Write - A Writing Camp for Kids
Time: 8:00 AM
Aspiring authors entering grades 4 to 6 may attend! Bearswrite will involve students in five action-packed days of writing using traditional writing and writing with technology. Campers will be inspired to write through field trips on campus and will travel one day to the Arkansas Art Center. Campers will study how to use voice, setting, word choice, character traits, point-of-view, journaling, and poetry. Campers will create individual, digital portfolios of their best work, a camp digital anthology, and will participate in a public performance of student work followed by a reception for parents and community members.
Campers will be inspired to write through field trips on campus and will travel one day to the Arkansas Art Center to view the exhibit The New Materiality: Digital Dialogues at the Boundaries of Contemporary Craft. Campers will also interact with published author Carla McClafferty.
Location: University of Central Arkansas
For more information visit www.uca.edu/bearswrite
Or contact: Donna Wake