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Heroes and Villians Writing Workshop

Basking Ridge
Rising Grades 6 - 7
Dates in Jul, Aug (2 weeks) View All
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
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$990 / 2-Week Session

Course Description

Heroes and villains have been present for centuries in folktales, myths, and legends.  Storytellers have used these epic characters to depict the struggles and triumphs of humanity.  In this course, students will examine the essence of heroes and villains across cultures and time. Students will engage in close readings, group discussions, and writers’ workshop to develop analytical skills to examine the cultural purpose, flaws,and virtues of these characters.  Students will create both critical and creative projects.


Weeks Times
Session 1, Jul 22 – Jul 26 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session 2, Jul 29 – Aug 2 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


Camp Credentials

  • This course is run by a Pingry faculty member or adjunct teacher.

Drop-Off/Pick-up Location

Middle School Entrance

What to Expect

Enrichment. Advancement. Development. A Summertime Taste of Pingry’s Academics.

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