Camp D July 26 - 30, 2021

Grades 3-5 - Grades 6-8 - Grades 9-12


Grades 3-5: Developing authors will tour the mansion and gardens with professional instructors and docents from 9 a.m.until 1 p.m., and workshop with fellow writers in their age group. Different genres of prose and poetry will be explored using mentor texts of fiction, fantasy, folklore, mystery and biographical origins. One day of camp will be spent at Oakland University rendering one of their works into a digital movie that will be uploaded to YouTube. Presentations of one polished work will be conducted at the close of the last day of that week's camp.


Grades 6-8: Maturing authors will tour the mansion and gardens with professional instructors and docents from 9 a.m.until 1 p.m., and workshop with fellow writers in their age group. Students will be engaged in poetry and prose in such genres as art journaling, fantasy, dystopian, historical, personal narrative, and magical realism. One day of camp will be spent at Oakland University rendering one of their works into a digital movie that will be uploaded to YouTube. Presentations of one polished work will be conducted at the close of the last day of that week's camp.


Grades 9-12: Young authors will tour the mansion and gardens with professional instructors and docents from 9 a.m.until 1 p.m., and workshop with fellow writers in their age group. Advanced writing opportunities will include challenging poetry and prose in genres such art journaling, fantasy, dystopian, historical, personal narrative, and magical realism. One day of camp will be spent at Oakland University rendering one of their works into a digital movie that will be uploaded to YouTube. Presentations of one polished work will be conducted at the close of the last day of that week's camp.


Date:July 26 - 30, 2021
Time:9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cost:$400
Location:Meadow Brook Hall
Oakland University
350 Estate Dr
Rochester, MI 48309-4481


For class descriptions, please visit the Meadow Brook Writing Project website. You may register up to three children for the same camp at a time. Please make sure the quantity you enter on the first page matches the number of children you enter on the second page. Programs and events are refundable up to four weeks before the start date.

For more information contact MBWP by e-mail at mbwp@oakland.edu or by telephone at (248) 370-4151.


Refund Policy: There is a four-week cancellation policy for all camps. You must cancel four weeks prior to the first day of camp in order to receive a full refund.


Price:

$400.00