Sum 15 Grades 3-5

 Word Choice Counts

The right word can make a world of difference. To choose the right word, you need to know the different ways to express a thought. You need to understand that there as many different words to share an idea as there are shades of crayons in a box. When you choose the best word you have for the job, it truly counts.

Skills: Detail, Description, Vocabulary

Registration Form

[maxbutton id=”26″] –>  July 6 & July 9th, Bethesda*, 6 – 7:30 pm.

[maxbutton id=”27″] –> July 13 & July 14, Gaithersburg, 6 – 7:30 pm.

[maxbutton id=”28″] –> July 20 & July 21, Rockville, 6 – 7:30 pm.

August Registration begins June 30th. 
 

Details That Matter Most

There are a lot of details you could use to describe something. The trick is to pick the details that matter most. Which are the details that help your reader see a tiger and not a rabbit? Which details help your reader see a house and not a cave? Those are the details that matter most.

Skills: Detail, Senses, Description

Registration Form

[maxbutton id=”29″] –> July 16 & July 17, Gaithersburg, 6 – 7:30 pm.

[maxbutton id=”30″] –> July 23 & July 24, Rockville, 6 – 7:30 pm.

 August Registration begins June 30th.

Bethesda* Workshops are held at The Writer’s Center.
Bethesda^ Workshops are held at Wyngate Elementary School.
Gaithersburg Workshops are held at Quince Orchard High School.
Rockville Workshops are held at Robert Frost Middle School.