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Students Build Stories with Blocks and Words in LEGO Writers Camp

Publication: The Coalfield Progress
Date: June 21, 2018

Summary: An Appalachian Writing Project summer writing camp helps young students learn to craft written stories based on their own Lego-constructed scenes.

 

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While the program is fun, it's also intensive. The students don't get recess like the other summer programs; they work hard on their stories. The students learn about the parts of a story, conflict, editing and revision. By the end of the project, the students authored and illustrated a book and received a print copy."

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