Creative Journaling: Mindfulness, Memory, and Communication | G3-G5

Overview

There are scientifically proven benefits of keeping a journal: memory capacityimprovement, academic performance boost, positive thinking, and more. Here we will guide your children to start writing and sketching journals and have fun learning different kinds of calligraphy and handwriting. At the same time, students will start observing and articulate thoughts, feelings, and sensations as they arise be more opened and more curious. 

Students will Learn

  • Calligraphy with Fountain Ink Pen and Handwriting

  • Creative Writing, Art Journal, ScrapBook, Prompt Journal, and Mind Mapping journal

  • Writing Skills and Journaling Techniques

  • Intro to Meditation


Time: 1:00-3:00 P.M. ET

Date: Monday - Friday, 7/26-7/30/2021 (week 7)

Grade (2021 Spring): Grade 3 - Grade 5

Class size: 6-8

Project-Based: Yes 

Category: Art, Writing

  

Online Course Requirements

  • Mac, PC, Tablet, or Phone

  • WebCam

  • Stable internet connection with access to Zoom Video Conference

  • Assorted Office Stationery

 

Art Supplies

*It is not required to prepare everything in this list; any substitutions are welcome. Yet, a lack of course materials can lead to project failures and instructional difficulties. Teachers may add more materials later (will email enrolled students).

 

 

    Instructor

     

    Lily F.

    Fine Arts at Duke University | Teaching Artist & Filmmaker

    Lily Frame is a filmmaker and teaching artist in the city of Durham, North Carolina. A believer in the arts as a form of transformative healing and a cultural worker for social change, Frame enjoys practicing art as a labor of love with others. Her personal work explores the mode of documentary and experimental filmmaking and the significance of first-person filmmaking. She has been recognized with awards and screened nationally and internationally at Cucalorus Festival, NC Museum of History, Mindfield Film Festival, etc. She enjoys being a teaching artist because it’s her joy to watch students discover new ways to express themselves and embrace new ways to create. She wants to help her students realize success is always possible and there are no wrong answers. Her goal is to fuel confidence and purpose through art-making, which students can carry through all endeavors.

    Born and raised in Charleston, West Virginia, Frame earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Film Studies at the University of North Carolina of Wilmington in 2020. She is currently a full-time student earning her Master of Fine Arts at Duke University’s Experimental and Documentary Arts program.

     

     

    Cancellation Policy

    Please read the complete Champion Camp policy before purchase

    • Full refund except for a 3% order withdrawal fee, notice us more than 7 days before the online session start date.

    • 50% refund, notice us less than 7 days and more than 3 days before the online session start date.

    • No refund; notice us less than 3 days before the start of the online camp session. 

    • If an online class cancellation is made by Champion Camp due to low enrollment, there will be a full refund for tuition. Any class cancellation will be announced at least 7 days before the session starts.