I Love to Write / We Love to Write

I Love to Write / We Love to Write is a series of summer writing workshops for youth and families to write in a supportive environment. The workshops, facilitated by Nebraska Writing Project teachers, take place on University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus.

I Love to Write

Students finishing grades 2-5

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I Love to Write2

Students finishing grades 6-8

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We Love to Write

Students finishing grades 2-8 and their adult

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I Love to Write

For grades 2-5

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The I Love to Write summer writing workshop provides a place for students who have just finished 2nd through 5th grade to write in a supportive environment amongst their peers. The workshop content is designed to focus on different genres of writing and helps students build on their writing strengths, offering additional ways to expand their growth as a writer.

2017 I Love to Write Workshops

June 19-23, 2017
Animal Science Building, University of Nebraska-Lincoln East Campus

Two sessions to choose from:
9:00 am - 11:00 am or 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Facilitators

Ashley Mundil and Sandra Peter, experienced teachers of writing

Application Deadline

Monday, June 12, 2017

I Love to Write2

Grades 6-8

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The I Love to Write2 summer writing workshop provides a place for students who have just completed 6th, 7th or 8th grade to write in a supportive environment amongst their peers. Like I Love to Write, the workshop content is designed to focus on different genres of writing and helps students build on their writing strengths, offering additional ways to expand their growth as a writer.

2017 I Love to Write2 Workshop

June 19-23, 2017
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Animal Science Building, University of Nebraska-Lincoln East Campus

Facilitators

Sandra Peter and Susan Dinsdale, experienced teachers of writing

Application Deadline

Monday, June 12, 2017

We Love to Write

Grades 2-8 and their adult

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The We Love to Write summer writing workshop provides a place for families to come together to write. Families can choose to write individual stories, a collective story, poems, family histories, plays with parts for family members, poetry, fictional stories, the possibilities are endless. This workshop is intended for at least one adult member (parent/grandparent/aunt/uncle, etc.) and accompanying youth writers that have at least one member who has completed 2nd through 8th grade. All combinations are welcomed. Like I Love to Write and I Love to Write2, the content is designed to focus on different genres of writing and to encourage writers to experiment with new types of writing and to experience growth as a writer in a supportive environment.

2017 We Love to Write Workshop

June 19-23, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Agriculture Hall, University of Nebraska-Lincoln East Campus

Facilitators

Sandra Peter and Susan Dinsdale, experienced teachers of writing

Application Deadline

Monday, June 12, 2017