Student Writing Intensive Level A

(grades 5-8)
Instructor: Bev Menken B.A.English, Certified Reading Instructor
This two-semester course geared for younger students gives a strong foundation in structural models for writing as well as stylistic techniques. Using various sources such as history or literature, students will learn to make good outlines. Other skills taught include the following: summarizing, writing a narrative, report writing using single or multiple references, and creative writing. Students also learn to dress up their writing with specific words such as adjectives and adverbs. This course is a great foundation for other writing courses.

Student text is Student Writing Intensive Notebook Level A (code SIM-A0 available for $18 from www.excelenceinwriting or 800-856-5815.