Meadow Brook Writing Project

O'Dowd Hall, Room 147 and 147A
586 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
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Youth Writing Camps


Sars-Cov-2 Update: Our traditional camps are cancelled for the summer. 

Summer 2020

We are so excited to write with you online this summer!

Note: The grades 3-5 and 6-8 camps are full and registration is closed. There is still availability for the grades 9-12 camp.

Register here

In order to keep our virtual classrooms small and accessible, registration numbers are limited in each class.  When classes fill, registration will close for that grade level, so sign up today to secure your spot!

Grades 3-5  August 3-7.   10:00 am-12:00 noon M-F  **CLOSED**

The cost of camps is $100 for the first student, $85 for siblings

MWF will involve genre writing with the supervision of award winning teachers; TTh will involve flexible online check in to allow for individual and small group counseling feedback with the same teachers 

Campers will receive registration confirmation and camp information about logging into our class via the email address collected 

 Grades 6-8 **CLOSED** and Grades 9-12 

August 3-7    11:00 am - 3:00 pm 

Cost: $185 for the first student and $170 for each additional sibling

A journey into the creative mind of our writers will begin every morning with a group meeting discussing genres curated for each day and continuing with workshopping portions of completed works.

Recorded lectures will be available for reference and for those that check in late to the group.

MW: Students will also be able to choose from different writing prompts and lessons each day and will meet virtually with a group of their peers and award winning teachers. Informal lunch breaks will be included each day.

Optional assignments will be given at the close of each day for the campers to showcase their writing during following classes.

T Th Group writing assignments will be explored under the guidance of our teachers and one on one conferencing sessions will be scheduled between the teachers and each student tailored for their individual growth.

F In addition to the writing prompts and lessons this day, each camper, if desired, can present their completed work which will be recorded for publishing on our private Youtube channel.

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