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Online summer writing camp for kids (age 9-12)

Write and share amazing stories and become a published author!
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What is the Boomwriter Haunt?

The Haunt is an online summer writing camp designed to help parents who now find themselves at home with their children and are in need of engaging summer activities. Not only will your children enjoy The Haunt, they will also benefit by improving their writing, an essential skill for their academic development.

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How it works

Read

Read a captivating story start that ends in a cliff-hanging moment and serves as a springboard for their imagination!

Write

Write their version of chapter 2, which may include the introduction of any new characters, events or story plot twists.

Revise

Revise their chapter after receiving directed feedback from the supervising teacher before then submitting it into the Haunt pool of entries.

Vote

Vote for their favorite anonymous chapter/s written by fellow Haunt members

Chapter Winner

At the end of every week, voting will close and a winning submission will be identified as the next chapter in the story.

Repeat and Complete

The process repeats each week until the end of the month when the story is completed and ready to be published!!

Each month, Haunt members can purchase a personalized copy of the book they participated in featuring their name on the front cover and final chapter as an alternative ending!

A new lesson and chapter writing session every week!

1st Week

MON-TUE-WED

Lesson & Writing

THURSDAYS

Revisions

FRIDAYS

Voting

SAT-SUN

Winners Revealed

2nd Week

MON-TUE-WED

Lesson & Writing

THURSDAYS

Revisions

FRIDAYS

Voting

SAT-SUN

Winners Revealed

3rd Week

MON-TUE-WED

Lesson & Writing

THURSDAYS

Revisions

FRIDAYS

Voting

SAT-SUN

Winners Revealed

4th Week

MON-TUE-WED

Lesson & Writing

THURSDAYS

Revisions

FRIDAYS

Voting

SAT-SUN

Winners Revealed

More About

Activities

The Haunt offers a minimum of one complete story writing event each month consisting of four consecutive one-week chapter writing sessions (see schedule).

Getting Started

Haunt members can jump in at any point, be it writing and submitting at the front end of the week or reading and casting votes for the week’s chapter winner on the back end.

Run by Teachers

All Haunt activities are created and run by certified educators who are also responsible for providing skill-building writing feedback.

Ages & Abilities

The Haunt consists of young writers ranging from grades 3-6 representing the entire spectrum of writing abilities who are then grouped accordingly to compete.

Free Stuff

Be on the lookout for our BoomWriter Haunt sticker pack and some cool downloadables that your child is sure to love!

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