The Story Behind The Story

  • adaptable for grades 6-12
  • 30-50 minutes
  • virtual or in-person

Carrie infuses the topic of how she wrote her children’s books with personal strategies for student writers. They will leave the presentation with a better understanding of how to: imagine story ideas, use ten specific revision techniques for works in progress, approach shorter and longer rewrites, and use best practices for critiquing others’ work. Includes a brief overview of the publishing industry and strategies for turning negative feedback into a better story. Visuals plus group discussion, individual creative time, and Q & A.

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