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Art and the Word: Visual Literacy Program


  • Museum of Northern California Art 900 Esplanade Chico United States (map)

This summer camp, geared towards Camp Fire students, but not limited to these students, emphasizes literacy with an art component incorporating storytelling, book- making opportunities and puppetry/theatre.

The Literacy component is most important for knowledge and skill building. The Art component allows connections to be made stronger through learning in new ways.

Students and families will gather each Wednesday to process and heal together assisted by life coaches.

• Bookmaking

• Storytelling

• Puppetry

• Theater

• Off-site Walking Trips

• Lunch and Snack Breaks

• Visiting Artists

• A Culminating Exhibition for the public

TIME: Monday through Wednesday ● 9am - 3pm Daily DATES: June and July 2019 ● 6 Weeks ● 6/10 thru 7/17 WHO: Grades 2-5 STUDENTS: 20-25 Spots Available COST: FREE FOR CAMP FIRE STUDENTS others, $250. per student LOCATION: Museum of Northern California Art (monca) 900 Esplanade Chico, California 95926 PHONE: 530.487.7272 EMAIL: contact@monca.org