Magic Treehouse Adventure Club: Exploring Cultures Around the World
July 19 @ EST 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm$70
Member Price: $63
SummerWrite Week 2
July 19 – 23
5 Sessions, 1.5 hours
Ages: 6 – 8
Deadline to Register: July 12, 11:59 pm
Instructor: Marna Rossi
Take part in wonderful adventures from the Magic Tree House series. Celebrate and appreciate diversity while learning about people, animals and the cultures from around the world. Join Annie and Jack as they solve problems, help others, and travel around the globe and through time. We might visit China, ancient Ireland, or the Australian Outback. We will take virtual field trips. We will read scenes from selected stories, act out skits, and create our own stories or drawings.
Marna Rossi, PhD, is a storyteller and workshop leader who helps young people express themselves through storytelling, poetry, and drama. She has designed and taught programs for University of Rochester’s Girls’ Science, Math, and Computer Camp; the Urban League Teen Program; the YMCA; and church youth programs. She has performed with the Storytelling Guild of Rochester and taught child and adolescent development at Nazareth College and RIT. Marna is the recipient of the Writers & Books’ 2011 Big Pencil Award for inspiring the creation and appreciation of literature in young people.
Workshops are conducted EST via Zoom, a virtual platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation. To participate, please register by the deadline using the ticket portal below, or go to Scholarships. Zoom links are emailed to registered participants.