1:1 Writing Class (Ongoing)
Teacher Leif, MT-BC
In this 1:1 course, students will develop a creative writing practice, learn a variety of literary elements, & workshop their original writing. Forms include poetry, prose, persuasive essay, metered verse, lyrics, short story, and speeches.
US Grade 3 - 8
In this private class, students will have the opportunity to learn at their pace the elements of creative writing in a comprehensive and individualized setting. They will workshop any style piece of creative writing they are working on for a class, event, application, publication, or personal use. They will be able to ask questions, discuss their ideas/vision for the piece, and receive tips for organization, word choice, grammar, and tone. Teacher Leif will help guide the piece of writing to...
This class is taught in English.
Students will participate in an individualized curriculum to learn tips and tricks on developing and editing their writing.
Bachelors of Music Therapy (MT-BC) 5+ years working in education Professional Songwriter Banff Centre for the Art Emerging Writers Residency 2022 Published Academic Writing (Oxford University Press) & Self Published Poet (2 poetry chapbooks) Berklee Poetry Slam Team- CUPSI Spoken Word Poetry (2 courses) Completed Poetry Courses through Brooklyn Poets, Brooklyn NY
Homework OfferedAssignments will be given on a weekly basis to bring to the following weeks class. Assignments vary in time, but typically will require 20 minutes to an hour. This can be adjusted depending on students needs.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments OfferedOptions for grading rubrics available per request.
Meet the teacher
Welcome! I am Leif, a Board Certified Music Therapist and Neurologic Music Therapist with a specialization in IEP-based services. I am passionate about making learning accessible, engaging, and musical!I am a published writer (Oxford University...
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