Book Camp 2019, Day 5
Content warning: Discussion of former suicidal ideation and plan. Today was our last full day together, so we did things a little differently. First, no critiques! Second, no chores or curriculum like instruments, typing, or math. Our theme today is cookbook poetry. Each kid brought a recipe from which to write a poem. Before we… Continue reading
Book Camp, Day 3
Something entirely new. That was today’s lesson. An adaptation seeks to create something entirely new–not out of nothing but out of things that already exist. Baking We can make apples into virtually anything: pie, cobbler, cake, cookies, sauce, jelly, butter, tart, bread, sausage, juice, smoothies, and on and on. Can you leap to something entirely… Continue reading
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