Virtual Vacation

Virtual Vacation

Visit amazing places around the world and write a travel journal in this 4-week class. Includes weekly 1-hour Zoom call, engaging materials hosted on Google Classroom, and personal feedback.


10 students


Class Description:

👩‍🎨 Lesson 1: See Art! Write Art!
Visit museums, including the Louvre in Paris, the Guggenheim in New York City, and the Art Institute of Chicago. Write poetry about favorite art (and create your own masterpiece)!

🐯 Lesson 2: Go Wild Over Animals!
See animals in action via live cams at nature preserves and zoos around the world. Create characters from the animals you observe, and learn how to write engaging dialogue.

🌲 Lesson 3: Explore Famous Parks!
Explore stunning national parks, from South Africa and Pakistan to Turkey and the US. Practice descriptive writing!

🏖️ Lesson 4: Catch a Wave, Dude!
Surf’s up! Let’s go to the beach… we will explore turquoise blue shores and stormy seas while writing similes, metaphors, and more.


I have 24 years of writing and editing experience, including three years as a writing instructor. I love helping kids learn new skills while having fun along the way!

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Fall 2021

New: Virtual Vacation
New: Historical Fiction
New: Science Fiction
Previous workshops will be offered throughout the year.

Photo Credit: Roby Gianstefani, FLATMIND