2021 Autumn Writer's Workshop Online
Boost Creativity, Build Writing Skills & Technique
6-Week Program | Once Per Week | 90 Minutes
Open to Students in Grades 6 - 8 and 9 - 12
Enrollment is now open for Autumn 2021!
Our online Writer's Workshop is modeled on our highly successful summer workshops led by Great Books Academic Directors and professional writers.
Program Date & Time
These programs are for 6 consecutive weeks .
Creative Writing: Middle School Programs (Grades 6-8)
The Creative Writing Workshop will explore the craft of prose over 6 weeks, including point of view, the play and pause of time, forward momentum, and style. In the first few sessions, fun writing activities and prompts will help students generate short stories or the beginnings of longer works. Students will then share their pieces with their workshop community, both learning to give and to receive feedback and advice for revision.
- Sundays at 2:00PM Eastern, Sept, 26 - Oct. 31 (grades 6-8 )
Non-Fiction: The Art of the Essay (Grades 8-12)
This workshop will focus on how to write amazing essays for your classes or your college applications. Develop your voice and learn how to build a powerful essay that expresses your authentic self clearly and concisely. Students will share their pieces with their workshop community, both learning to give and to receive feedback and advice for revision.
- Sundays at 2:00PM Eastern, Nov. 7 - Dec. 12 (grades 8-12 )
Prefer to focus on writing fundamentals? See Our Essential Elements of Writing Clinic!
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