Online Kids Creative Writing Club with Sheena

Course summary

After being in lockdown for so long, most children (and adults!) have run out ways keep their creativity inspired.

This fun online series of workshops uses art, music, film, poetry and prose in order to develop children’s own written work.

Sheena will encourage children to develop their own voice and create pieces of written work that includes poetry, fiction, non-fiction, scripts and more.

The sessions are made up of quirky tasks that get the brain going and encourage conversation and self-expression.

Suitable for ages 7+.

What you need

  • a smart phone or device to zoom
  • paper and grey lead and coloured pencils

What children will learn

Improve reading, writing and speaking skills.

Learn writing techniques that help them to develop a range of genres such as poetry, prose, monologues, play writing and more.

About the Tutor

Sheena Chundee gained a scholarship to The Royal Ballet, training full time at the age of 11 and performed with The Royal Ballet Company and dance companies across Europe, choreographing professionally and creating roles for new works.

Sheena began curating and implementing creative workshops for community organisations such as schools, universities and youth organisations in early 2000.

Sheena works alongside company directors, stakeholders, leaders in education and mental and physical health specialists in order to develop engaging and educational arts programs for Australia and the UK. She is the Artistic Director of Rebel Stepz Arts which she founded in 2009.

Course Cost:

$95 for one child

$160 for two children from the same family (please contact the office to book more than one child)

$70 concession (please contact the office to receive this concession price)

Concession – We offer a fee subsidy should your child hold or has a parent or guardian who holds, one of the following:

  • a Commonwealth Health Care Card
  • a Commonwealth Pensioner Concession Card
  • a Department of Veterans Affairs Gold Card or White Card
  • Refugee or Asylum Seeker visa (200-204, 786 or 866)
  • Bridging visas for any of the above Refugee or Asylum Seeker visas

Course cost

COST: $95.00

Class availability: 12 PLACES REMAINING

Course dates

Tuesday 9 November
4. 00pm – 5.00pm (5 sessions)

Register below and YCC will send you the zoom details before the class commences.

Book this course

To enrol in this course, fill out the form below. Remember to add the details of any other students who are part of your booking.

12 PLACES AVAILABLE

Enrolment details – Student 1

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Course gallery

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How to book short courses and workshops

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Follow the prompts to choose a course, enter your details, complete payment and finalise your enrolment.

By phone

Call 9687 1560 during office hours and have your credit card details ready. We accept MasterCard and Visa.

In person

Come to YCC at 59 Francis Street, Yarraville during office hours to enquire or enrol and pay in person.