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Session #1: Creativity & Connection in OST

In this highly interactive webinar, participants will engage in a series of hands-on storytelling activities, all designed around using images to inspire students to write creatively and without intimidation. Join us to learn how to engage students (K-12), empowering them to use and share their unique creative voices. Participants will leave with easily-implementable writing activities as well as colorful digital resources to use right away in their afterschool programs!

 

Where: on Zoom

When: Tuesday, January 26th at 8am PST / 11am EST

Presenters: 

Anna Kennedy

(After School Specialist & Early Learner Educator)

Meredith Scott Lynn 

(Founder/CEO Write Brain World — 

And you may have seen Meredith in some popular movies and TV shows!)

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Session #2: S+E+L = Whole Student Success in OST

 In this interactive and fast-paced webinar, participants will engage in fun and inspiring activities such as hands-on journaling, courageous sharing and poetry writing — all designed to help kids speak their minds without fear of judgment. Leave with ideas and best practices for integrating social-emotional learning seamlessly into the OST experience as well as inspiring activities you can use immediately with students!

Where: on Zoom

When: Thursday, January 28th at 8am PST / 11am EST

Presenters: 

Joi N. Cotton

(Culturally Relevant & Responsive Education Specialist)

Jayme Simms, M.Ed.

(Florida-Based 21st CCLC Partnerships & PD Specialist)   

Meredith Scott Lynn 

(Founder/CEO Write Brain World — 

And you may have seen Meredith in some popular movies and TV shows!)

REGiSTER HERE

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Session #3: “Engage English Learners & Everyone Else!”

Join us for a dynamic, interactive webinar where we will share several strategies that allow ELs to discover and develop their unique creative voices and encourage them to take ownership of their language acquisition. Leave with easily-implementable activities, as well as digital resources and scaffolding you can use right away, whether virtually or in person!

Where: on Zoom!

When: Tuesday,  February 2nd at 8am PST / 11am EST

Presenters

Lesley Morgan 

(EL Specialist — MA, Applied Linguistics — PD Specialist)

Maritza Olguin 

(EL Coordinator  Migrant Educational Programs, CA.)

Meredith Scott Lynn 

(Founder/CEO Write Brain World — 

And you may have seen Meredith in some popular movies and TV shows!)

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Session #4: "Art, Animation & Imagination"

Join us for an uplifting deep-dive into the world of illustrating in real time with artist Kyle Hollingsworth! 

Kyle will take us through inspiring processes that will make artists out of all of us, if only for an hour!

Where: on Zoom!

When: Thursday, February 4th at 8am PST / 11am EST

Presenters

Kyle Hollingsworth 

(Professional Artist & Art Instructor)

Meredith Scott Lynn 

(Founder/CEO Write Brain World — 

And you may have seen Meredith in some popular movies and TV shows!)

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Session #5: "Poetry, Performance & Play"

In this highly-interactive webinar, we will engage in fun writing games, craft original poetry, and write and perform songs and raps! 

Participants will leave with easily implementable activities and strategies to use in person or online, as well as colorful freebies.

Where: on Zoom!

When: Tuesday, February 9th at 8am PST / 11am EST

Presenters

Jayme Simms, M.Ed. 

(Florida-Based 21st CCLC Partnerships & PD Specialist)  

Rhona Cleary 
(Published Author of Disney Graphic Novels, Curriculum Writer & Educator)

Meredith Scott Lynn 

(Founder/CEO Write Brain World — 

And you may have seen Meredith in some popular movies and TV shows!)

REGiSTER HERE

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Session #6: "Cross-Curricular OST Connections"

Join us for a highly-interactive webinar where we will share and practice a series of cross-curricular writing games, including STEM journaling, acrostic poems, animation storytelling, and crafting diary entries for literary characters - all designed to use creativity to engage and inspire students in ANY subject! 

Where: on Zoom!

When: Thursday, February 11th at 8am PST / 11am EST

Co-Presenters:

Rhona Cleary 

(Published Author of Disney Graphic Novels, Curriculum Writer & Educator)

Alex McGreavey 

(Literacy Specialist, Curriculum Writer & Tutor)
Meredith Scott Lynn 

(Founder/CEO Write Brain World — 

And you may have seen Meredith in some popular movies and TV shows!)

REGiSTER HERE

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