Students will be able to represent their experiences and memories through visual art elements.

Students will be able to write, identify, and imitate voices of other writers.

Students will be able to write an effective poem and identify elements of poetry, such as image, enjambment, and tone.

Students will be able to break the conventions of language and narrative.

Students will be able to perform in front of an audience of their peers in a dramatically effective and compelling way.


This workshop fuses all of our Elementary and Middle school workshops into one, taking self-expression as its organizing principle. Students will learn and implement a variety of skills necessary to express themselves effectively in three different mediums: writing, speech, and visual art.


Additional Features

Published chapbook of all students’ writing

InkBeat Arts Self-Expression Certificate