Word Up Virtual Environmental Summer Camp

 

APPLICATION *OPEN until WEDNESDAY, August 5*

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.

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 11:00am to Friday, August 21, 2020 - 2:00pm
New York, NY 10032
Rise Up: Ordinary Kids with Extraordinary Stories Cover Image
By Amanda Li, Amy Blackwell (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781524855291
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - January 14th, 2020

The Nocturnals: The Mysterious Abductions Cover Image
By Tracey Hecht, Kate Liebman (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781944020026
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Fabled Films Press - April 4th, 2017

The Nocturnals: The Slithery Shakedown Cover Image
By Tracey Hecht, Josie Yee (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781944020163
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Fabled Films Press - April 10th, 2018