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Monday, July 8 - Monday, September 2, 2019

Monday, July 8 through Friday, Aug 2, 2019, 8:30am-2:45pm (M-F)
South Coast Writing Project (SCWriP) 40th Annual Invitational Summer Institute in Composition and Critical Literacy

During this four-week think-tank, teachers from all grade-levels, K to college, across all disciplines, collaboratively investigate best practices in writing and literacy instruction through shared demonstrations of practice, readings, and an intense focus on our own writing and reading processes.


Monday, July 8 through Friday, July 19, 2019, 9:00am-12:30pm (M-F)
South Coast Writing Project (SCWriP) Young Writers Camp

Summer Camp for the student who loves to write (grades 3-12). A typical day includes daily journal writing and structured writing workshops, including time with peer mentor groups. Higher grades will also explore Digital Writing, building on the usual YWC experience but incorporating 21st Century types of composing, which might include creating blogs, videos, or other digital technologies that enhance and expand on the writing process. Learn more about the Young Writers Camp online.


Monday, July 8 through Thursday, Aug 1, 2019, 9:00am-12pm (M-F)
McEnroe Reading & Language Arts Clinic Summer Camp

The McEnroe Reading & Language Arts Clinic will offer a 4-week summer camp for students entering Grades 1-7 in the summer. Special programming this summer includes: • Reading and performing literature through Reader’s Theater • Integrating literacy-based practices like reading and writing with MakerSpace activities • Experiencing other outreach centers on the UCSB campus, including the REEF.


Monday, July 15

Summer Session E Begins


Tuesday, July 16
8:30 – 9:30am, ED 4108

GGSE All Staff Meeting


Thursday, July 25
5:30 – 7:30pm, Santa Barbara Zoo

Autism Safari Night at the Santa Barbara Zoo

Drop the kids off to play while connecting with other parents of kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Childcare provided at no cost by UCSB Koegel Autism Center. Children will enjoy a movie, reading corner, bounce house, and sensory activities while parents eat, drink, and mingle. Food and drinks, including beer and wine, will be available for purchase. Registration is full, but they hope to host another event of its kind in the Fall.


Monday, August 5

Summer Session B, F Begin


Tuesday, August 20
8:30 – 9:30am, ED 4108

GGSE All Staff Meeting


Thursday, August 22
5:30 – 7:30pm, Santa Barbara Zoo

Autism Safari Night at the Santa Barbara Zoo

Drop the kids off to play while connecting with other parents of kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Childcare provided at no cost by UCSB Koegel Autism Center. Children will enjoy a movie, reading corner, bounce house, and sensory activities while parents eat, drink, and mingle. Food and drinks, including beer and wine, will be available for purchase. Registration is full, but they hope to host another event of its kind in the Fall.


Monday, Aug 26

Summer Session G Begins


Monday, September 2

Labor Day

All GGSE Offices will be closed. No classes.