May 25, 2016
$315 | 8 Weeks
If you have an idea for a children’s book, but don’t know where to start, this class is for you. If you already have a project going, this is where you’ll find guidance and a sense of community.
This nuts & bolts class includes lessons on picture books and novels as well as instruction on the basic elements of fiction and nonfiction. Reading and writing assignments are included.
Students share their writing on a weekly basis for peer and instructor critiques.
Discussion forums provide opportunities to build community as students reflect on the reading and on the challenges and joys of the writing process.
Publishing is also covered.
WEEK 1 Intro/Character
WEEK 2 Picture Books / Plot
WEEK 3 Easy Readers/ POV
WEEK 4 Chapter Books/Middle Grade/Setting
WEEK 5 Young Adult / Voice
WEEK 6 Multicultural / Revision
WEEK 7 Non Fiction
WEEK 8 Publication