Joy KitaMiddle Grade Book Author


Creative Writing Workshop
  It is the writer who might catch the imagination of young people, and plant a seed that will flower and come to fruition. - Isaac Asimov
Grades 4-8

Option 1 90 minutes

Brain Burst : B
ecoming a Better Writer
Chair of awesomeness- character motivation
30 second Madness- Description
Go Bananas- Show vs. Tell
Predictions
Close with photo op with props and backdrop
*take home activity-the Brick and the Blanket

Option 2 60 Minutes
Can we Be Creative?

'What If' Competition (game)
​Story Stew(elements of a good story) 1—protagonist 2—setting 3—motivation 4—antagonist
*live version of Ad-libs
*Fortunately/Unfortunately (game)
Design a customized story using the same 4 elements of a good story and the students ideas
*story sent directly to classroom or uploaded on website


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everything can modified to fit all needs.