Word Up has created an environmentally-focused summer camp for ages 7-11. Our themes include biodiversity, energy, pollution, environmental justice, working together and more!
Campers will be encouraged to support one another through the learning and reading processes. There will be a few writing/art-themed projects.
Camp Dates | Fechas de Campamento:
August 10--25, 2020 | 10--25 de Agosto del 2020
Schedule | Horario:
Monday--Thursday | Lunes a Jueves | 11am--12pm, 1--2pm
Friday | Viernes 10--11am, 1--2pm
We will work with two books: Rise Up: Ordinary Kids with Extraordinary Stories by Amanda Li, which features youth activists, and a book from The Nocturnals series, which features a gang of endangered species.
Memphis Washington, the Uptown Kid Lit coordinator, alongside another facilitator (TBA) will facilitate the sessions.