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Announcing our 2012-13 After-School & Community Classes
“Take My Word For It!” teaches after-school and community-based programs throughout the San Francisco Bay area as well as in Northern Virginia.
Jake (POV Story inspired by a portrait) Monday, thought Mrs. Donaker as she rolled out of bed. Mondays, oh how she dreaded Mondays. She would rather go back to college than have to write an ode to Mondays. But … Continue reading
http://thecostaricanews.com/art-imagination-and-insight/9788 Tomatoes, tomatoes, tomatoes. Such treacherous, terrible tomatoes. On my tongue, I do not love My terrible, treacherous tomato. Red is pretty. Orange is amazing But on a tomato, what a disgusting Zoo of ewww. Like fingernails on a chalkboard. … Continue reading
Nicolas: (Secret Poems/Prompts): “If I lost my secret the ocean’s heart will slowly sink to the bottom and after there will be a drought. I found my secret at the bottom of a pyramid and it is guarded by … Continue reading
Take a look at some of the fabulous food-themed writing our 3rd-5th grade students are cooking up in their after school classes at Walt Disney Elementary in San Ramon! Odes to Food Aarushi C: Popcorn The world's joy is popping … Continue reading
Exercise: "I Am From" poems I am from eating cheeseburgers. I am from going to school for the first time. I am from a fossil. I am from a sea cookie. I am from going to my Grandma's … Continue reading
Did you know we have a class out in Virginia? Instructor Cathi Cohen heads our class of creative writing students on the East Coast. Take a look at what they've been up to! By Katrina I am from… I am … Continue reading
Interested in seeing what our students at Chabot have been up to this Fall? Take a look at some of these excerpts! Anna- Writing about an Imaginary Walk in the Forest When I was walking in an imaginary forest I … Continue reading
We spark our memories with "I Remember Poems". Take a look at what Jon-Pierre and Hannah from Commodore Sloat Elementary came up with: I remember that one night I woke up with a doughnut in front of me. I remember … Continue reading
At Havens we had all sorts of writing adventures. Here are some of them: Alyssa Compose a Metaphor The moon is a big white rat sleeping in a ball. Angela Compose a Poem about your family using metaphors. … Continue reading