12-Week Intermediate Writing Class for Grades 6-9
In this 12-week writing course, we'll cover four poetry types, short stories, and report-writing
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Once per week
over 12 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
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Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
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This course will run for 12 weeks and cover three aspects of writing for middle-grade students. We will spend time on the four poetry types; short stories; and reports. Week 1: Poetry: Acrostics We will use freewriting to get ready for writing acrostic poems and talk about how to elevate the poetry style from early acrostic poems students may have written. Homework: To write 2-3 rough drafts of acrostic poems, and choose one to edit to a final draft. Week 2: Poetry: Concrete We will use...
Students should end up with four poems, a short story, and a 3-page reports.
Homework each week will vary based on the topic.
Students will get PDFs posted each week covering the material talked about in class.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Students will get feedback from peers and teacher based on assignments posted and shared.
55 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
Math and Writing Teacher
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
53 total reviews
129 completed classes
I'm a former middle and high school teacher of math and English with 15 years of experience teaching both in person and online. I love making topics like math and writing less scary and more fun for students. I've found that algebra is less...