Storytelling Bootcamp

$100.00

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This four-session workshop will provide students lessons in writing and presenting, all masked by fun, interactive storytelling. We’ll help them come up with a personal story—funny, goofy, meaningful, sad, or even inspiring—and we’ll show them how to make their story matter to an audience by communicating it well.

The course will cover:

  • The Value of Story — elements of a good story; critique
  • Finding Your Story — brainstorming from life
  • Crafting Your Story — teamwork and fine-tuning
  • Telling Your Story — final story-telling time

(We only have FOUR spots available for the program, so please book a spot soon.)

ADDITIONAL COURSE DETAILS

  • Age Range: 8-15 (approx. 3rd to 9th grade)
  • Schedule: Every Thursday from 11am to 12:30pm, from Feb 7 to Feb 28
  • Cost: $100
  • Supplies: Your favorite thing to write with, a red composition notebook, tablet/laptop (optional but recommended)

Instructor

Danielle Nadler is a Leesburg-based author and journalist. She is managing editor of Loudoun Now and creator of Tales and Ales, a quarterly event meant to foster community through the power of storytelling. Check it out at NovaTalesandAles.com. (And rest assured, there will be no ales paired with the tales at IndED Academies.)