Young Writers Young Readers Summer Camp


Registration is now open!

Young Writers/Young Readers
Summer Enrichment Camp

Camp Dates:  ONE - Two week session: July 8-12 and July 15-19. You select Mornings (9-12pm) OR Afternoons (1-4pm). 
Location: West Chester University Graduate Center
Cost: $350 for TEN days of camp; includes all supplies and camp t-shirt.

Our camp is for students who have completed 1st grade through 11th grade.

We apologize that we are unable to offer sibling discounts, full day camp, or  REFUNDS at this time. PLEASE check your schedule before you register. Camp runs for 10 days.

This summer, we are offering THREE special options for our older students: 

  • Grades 4-6 Harry Potter Themed Camp
  • Grades 7-8 School of Good and Evil Camp
  • Grades 9 and up Fantasy Themed Camp
  • Your student MUST be in that grade band to attend that specific themed camp. There are also general camps offered for these age groups.

What to expect at camp:

  • Learning about the writing process in a relaxed camp environment
  • Trying age-appropriate strategies & gaining confidence in your writing
  • Composing, sharing, exploring multiple genres
  • Editing and revising your work through peer review and instructor support
  • Exploring quality children's literature

What camp is NOT:

  • One on one tutoring
  • A skill-and-drill setting
  • Standardized test preparation
  • Focused on a single genre of writing (i.e., essays for school)

Register for Young Writers/Young Readers Summer Camp

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Please note this camp is non-refundable.

PA Writing Project Young Reader Program