In partnership with the Ripple Foundation, VPL offers a series of five workshops to introduce the fundamentals of the creative writing process. For children in grades 4-8.
Five workshops in this series:
Teach participants how to brainstorm story ideas effectively.
Mixed Bag Mayhem
Teach participants about the importance of characters and character development in storylines.
Teach participants about the role of plot structure in stories.
Show participants how descriptive details enhance stories and engage readers through elements that stimulate the senses and add interest.
Stay on Track
Show participants how an effective story has a main idea that readers can follow from the beginning through to its conclusion.