Creative Writing Camp with Mrs. Piro (1st-3rd)

Jul 10
Hosted by:The San Marcos Promise
July 10, 2017 at 9:00am to
July 14, 2017 at 12:00pm
Double Peak School map 111 San Elijo Road San Marcos, CA 92078

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Class Title: Creative Writing Camp - Session 1 (7/10-7/14)

Grades: 1-3      Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm

Class Description: 

  • Experience a creative approach to writing skills that are necessary for future success.

  • Engage in Common Core-aligned writing lessons that address audience, task, and purpose.

  • Practice the entire writing process: prewriting, drafting, sharing, revising, and publishing.

  • Work on writing skills in a 20:1 student:teacher class.

  • Fill your journal with creative ideas that will encourage daily writing well beyond our one-week camp.

  • End camp with an Open Mic celebration where students will share their published work.

  • Receive a camp anthology!

Teacher:  Alissa Piro

Mrs. Alissa Piro

Born and raised in Northern California, Mrs. Piro met her husband while finishing her Bachelor's degree at Pepperdine University in Malibu.  After completing her Master's degree in Education, she was swept away to beautiful North County, San Diego where her husband grew up.  A fellow of the San Marcos Writing Project, Mrs. Piro has taught grades 1-12 since 2003 and is currently teaching English Language Development at San Marcos High while working on her doctorate. Mr. Piro is also an educator, teaching 8th grade Language Arts at San Elijo Middle.  Both enjoy serving the San Marcos community where they live with their twin nine-year-old daughters, soon-to-be fourth graders at San Elijo Elementary.




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