Welcome to Camp Half-Blood
Love Percy Jackson? Believe that you might be a demigod too? Join the fun at Camp Half-Blood! Describe your first encounters with Mr. D and Chiron, find out who else is in your cabin, and write about your training and adventures as you and your fellow campers embark on quests! Each day you will delve deeper into the world of the demigods and write a new chapter. So what are you waiting for? Head on over to Half-Blood Hill!
Learning objectives
Specific to this workshop:
  • Be introduced to the world of fan fiction
  • Create new characters to enter into the settings and world of the Percy Jackson series by Rick Riordan
  • Discuss and analyse the genre of the original book series and features of the genre
  • Explore how to create new storylines for existing characters
  • Discuss and analyse the existing characters to be able to write about them consistently
As a writer:
  • Be introduced to ECP process of writing and revising
  • Stretch creative thinking and take creative risks
  • Use a variety of techniques to portray characters
  • Develop more complex plots with consistency and logic
  • Experiment with new techniques, devices and structure
  • Improve writing skills through individualised feedback from the teacher
  • Edit their writing to keep the reader engaged
  • Practise proofreading and editing skills
As a learner:
  • Develop creativity and collaboration through a workshop environment
  • Learn to look at own work critically and consider how to improve it
  • Learn to be open to and respond to constructive feedback

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For children aged
10 to 128 to 10
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