2017 GWAEA Young Writers' Conference

Feb 07, 2017


Grant Wood AEA Young Writers' Conference
Registration begins February 2017

A celebration of student writing for 4th and 5th grade students

Conference Date:
Thursday, May 4, 2017
9 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
(check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.)

Coe College, 1220 First Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Guest Author: Jacqueline Briggs Martin
Author of "Snowflake Bentley" (winner of the 1999 Caldecott Award), "The Chiru of High Tibet,"
"Alice Waters and the Trip to Delicious," "Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table," and the soon to be
released "Creekfinding: A True Story." Learn more about Jacqueline at www.jacquelinebriggsmartin.com

Grant Wood AEA is pleased to offer the Young Writers’ Conference for 4th and 5th grade students. Accompanied by a teacher from their school, students will attend an author session, a workshop session, and a sharing session where students will share samples of their own writing. Concurrent learning sessions also available for teachers during the conference.

$10 per student
(limited to 180 students)

Registration Materials:
How to Register
School Registration Form
Student Registration Form
Book Order Form
Event Flyer

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