Young Authors: Nonfiction Writing - 5 Weeks

Young Authors: Nonfiction Writing - 5 Weeks

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  • From creative non-fiction and life writing to journalism and field guides, this lively and fun course offers the skills and techniques to help the aspiring author observe and share their world. 
  • Course objectives
    • Gain confidence to take risks and make choices in a comfortable and supportive environment.
    • Learn structure in essay writing, including an introduction, supporting arguments, and a conclusion. 
    • Work collaboratively to develop critical thinking and writing skills. 
    • Develop a growth mindset and improve writing through feedback.
    • Think critically about sources to ensure they are credible.
  • Skills developed: critical thinking, brainstorming, writing structure and organization, editing/drafting/proofreading, research, developing supporting evidence, presenting writing for peer review.
  • By the end of class: Students will publish a piece of nonfiction writing, sharing their interests with campmates, family and friends.
  • Materials needed: Camptivity packet, pen/pencil, laptop/iPad, markers/highlighters, email account to create a free eBook.
    • About the class: Classes meet once a week for five weeks. Each class meeting will last 75 minutes. Classes will have 1-6 students. 

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Our Curriculum

You can be sure what your child is learning is built by the best!

Our curriculum team is led by education professionals with advanced degrees from top universities, including Harvard, and a current University Professor in Secondary Education.

The team's credentials ensure our curriculum team maintains an active role in the research and advancement of the field of education, continually building on their 40 + years of experience in the educational and camp industries.

Our Instructors

Our instructors come from top universities in the USA such as Princeton, Harvard, Yale, and more!

Each instructor goes through our specialized training program to further equip them to guide and consistently inspire our learners.

What Parents Are Saying


I was incredibly amazed with him being so engaged online!

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Mother from the USA

It is an excellent offering because of the way kids are engaged with their instructors, it's very interactive, it's very hands on

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Father from Egypt

It was perfect and he was looking forward to class everyday!

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Mother from the USA

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