August 18th Teen Book Talk Tuesday

Want to hear about some good books? Want to share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading. Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

For teens entering Grades 7-12, and Class of 2020 Seniors!

What will we do?
Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read.

7/7 theme: EVIL ROYALS

7/21 theme: Superheroes with a twist

8/4: TBD

8/18: TBD

When will this happen?
Two Tuesdays a month in  July and August from 4-5 PM on Tues. 7/7 and 7/21, and Tues. 8/5 and 8/18.

Sign up separately for each program you want to attend.

How do I sign up?
Register with an email address someone regularly checks (no school email addresses, ex. @avon.k12.ct.us emails) and you will receive an email with a code to join the Google Meet event the morning of the Tuesday program.

Please click on the link between 3:55-4:05 PM.

 

Click here to sign up for 7/7 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 7/21 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/4 Teen Book Talk

August Teen Dreadful Doodles

Mon. 8/10, 3:00-3:30 PM

Let’s draw together…poorly.

Bring your own writing paper and pen or pencil.

Miss Marisa will tell you (poorly) how to draw something (she won’t show what it was until the end).

Open to teens entering Grades 7-12 in Fall 2020 (and graduated seniors).

Separate sign up required. This program will meet on Zoom

 

 

If you want to sign up for July’s Dreadful Doodles, click here to sign up for 7/13.

 

August 4th Teen Book Talk Tuesday

Want to hear about some good books? Want to share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading. Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

For teens entering Grades 7-12, and Class of 2020 Seniors!

What will we do?Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read.

7/7 theme: EVIL ROYALS

7/21 theme: Superheroes with a twist

8/4: TBD

8/18: TBD

When will this happen?
Two Tuesdays a month in  July and August from 4-5 PM on Tues. 7/7 and 7/21, and Tues. 8/5 and 8/18.

Sign up separately for each program you want to attend.

How do I sign up?
Register with an email address someone regularly checks (no school email addresses, ex. @avon.k12.ct.us emails) and you will receive an email with a code to join the Google Meet event the morning of the Tuesday program.

Please click on the link between 3:55-4:05 PM.

 

Click here to sign up for 7/7 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 7/21 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/18 Teen Book Talk

Virtual Teen Writer’s Block: HARRY POTTER Edition

Open to teens entering Grades 7-12  in Fall 2020 (and Class of 2020 graduated seniors).

This meeting will be held via Google Meet.

Sign up required. Please use an email someone checks.  Registered teens will get a link to the Google Meet the morning of July 29th.

This program is perfect if you like to laugh, write, and love the wizarding world of Harry Potter.

This time, we will use a flash fiction game to help give you ideas for what to write about.

This group is for teen writers looking to find other teens with the same interest. Juliana Spink Mills, a wonderfully talented  local science-fiction and fantasy author runs this group.

 

If you want to sign up for the July Virtual Teen Writer’s Block, click here to sign up for 7/15.

If you want to sign up for the August Virtual Teen Writer’s Block, click here to sign up for 8/12. 

 

July 21st Teen Book Talk Tuesday

Want to hear about some good books? Want to share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading. Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

For teens entering Grades 7-12, and Class of 2020 Seniors!

What will we do?
Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read.

7/21 theme: Superheroes with a twist

8/4: TBD

8/18: TBD

When will this happen?
Two Tuesdays a month in  July and August from 4-5 PM on Tues. 7/7 and 7/21, and Tues. 8/5 and 8/18.

Sign up separately for each program you want to attend.

How do I sign up?
Register with an email address someone regularly checks (no school email addresses, ex. @avon.k12.ct.us emails) and you will receive an email with a code to join the Google Meet event the morning of the Tuesday program.

Please click on the link between 3:55-4:05 PM.

 

Click here to sign up for 7/7 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/4 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/18 Teen Book Talk

July Virtual Teen Writer’s Block

Open to teens entering Grades 7-12 in Fall 2020. This meeting will be held via Google Meet. Sign up required.

Registered teens will get a link to the Google Meet the morning of July 15th.

This month’s theme: work on your Imagine Magazine submissions & workshop your ideas with other teens!

This group is for teen writers looking to find other teens with the same interest. Juliana Spink Mills, a wonderfully talented  local science-fiction and fantasy author runs this group.

If you have a short piece of work that you want to share, and which gives us a window to one of your worlds, bring it along!

 

If you want to sign up for the 7/29 special Harry Potter Teen Writer’s Block, click here for 7/29.

If you want to sign up for the August Virtual Teen Writer’s Block, click here for 8/12.

 

July Teen Dreadful Doodles

Mon. 7/13, 3:00-3:30 PM

Let’s draw together…poorly.

Bring your own writing paper and pen or pencil.

Miss Marisa will tell you (poorly) how to draw something (she won’t show what it was until the end).

Open to teens entering Grades 7-12 in Fall 2020 (and graduated seniors).

Separate sign up required. This program will meet on Zoom

 

 

If you want to sign up for August’s Dreadful Doodles, click here to sign up for 8/10.

 

July 7th Teen Book Talk Tuesday

Want to hear about some good books? Want to share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading. Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

For teens entering Grades 7-12, and Class of 2020 Seniors!

What will we do?
Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read.

7/7 theme: EVIL ROYALS

7/21 theme: Superheroes with a twist

8/4: TBD

8/18: TBD

When will this happen?
Two Tuesdays a month in  July and August from 4-5 PM on Tues. 7/7 and 7/21, and Tues. 8/5 and 8/18.

Sign up separately for each program you want to attend.

How do I sign up?
Register with an email address someone regularly checks (no school email addresses, ex. @avon.k12.ct.us emails) and you will receive an email with a code to join the Google Meet event the morning of the Tuesday program.

Please click on the link between 3:55-4:05 PM.

 

Click here to sign up for 7/21 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/4 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/18 Teen Book Talk

Teen Book Talk Tuesday: What Are You Reading?

Want to hear about some good books? Want to share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading. Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

What will we do?
Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read.

This week’s theme is Scary Thrillers & Mysteries!

When will this happen?
Tuesdays from 4-5 PM on Tues. 6/9 and Tues. 6/23. Sign up separately for each program you want to attend.

How do I sign up?
Register with an email address someone regularly checks (no school email addresses, ex. @avon.k12.ct.us emails) and you will receive an email with a code to join the Google Meet event the morning of the Tuesday program.

Please click on the link between 3:55-4:05 PM.

June Virtual Teen Writer’s Block

Open to teens in Grades 7-12. This meeting will be held via Google Meet. Sign up required. Registered teens will get a link to the Google Meet the morning of June 10th. This month’s theme is: PLOT! Let’s discuss our favorite writing methods. Outlines? Wing it? Somewhere in between?  Then we’ll discuss plot twists and do a short writing game!

This group is for teen writers looking to find other teens with the same interest. Juliana Spink Mills, a wonderfully talented  local science-fiction and fantasy author runs this group.

If you have a short piece of work that you want to share, and which gives us a window to one of your worlds, bring it along!