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Kids' Writing Workshop

  • 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.

    Workshops in this series:

    Brainstorm Bonanza Teach participants how to brainstorm story ideas effectively.

    Mixed Bag Mayhem Teach participants about the importance of characters and character development in storylines.

    Plotline Play-By-Play Teach participants about the role of plot structure in stories.

    Details! Details! 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.