The Authors Club

What do you wonder about? In this year's Authors Club students will write a short story with factual text. Using the mentor text George's Secret Key to the Universe, students will discover how to make their writing creative and use researched facts. Students will also learn from published authors how to use their imagination and how to research facts for their story. 

Grade Level: Entering 3–6
Dates and Time: June 11-15, 2018, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Location: Brigham Young University
Tuition: $195.00

Tuition includes five days of instruction, writing materials, the book "Love That Dog" by Sharon Creech, a T-shirt, lunch and snacks.

Tentative Daily Schedule

9:00–9:30 a.m. Scribble
9:30–10:15 a.m. Mini-lesson with mentor text
10:15–10:30 a.m. Break/snacks
10:30–11:30 a.m. Writing time
11:30 a.m.–noon Sharing

Additional activities include a guest author visit and a publishing party that parents can come to.

Sponsored by Brigham Young University's College of Humanities and BYU Continuing Education.