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Be You & Become a Better Writer: Poetry Writing, 8-Week Course

In this 8-week poetry writing course, learners who want to become better at writing poetry will complete 7 different poems based on their own interests and creativity as we break down what poetry writing and analysis is all about.
Alison Sloan, Certified K-12 ELA/ESL
297 total reviews for this teacher
2 reviews for this class
Completed by 16 learners
40 minutes
per class
Once per week
over 8 weeks
year olds
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does a "Multi-Day" course work?

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
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

How Outschool Works

Available Times


Wed, Oct 12

Oct 12 – Dec 7 (8 weeks)
9:45 – 10:25 AM
Only 2 spots remaining

Tue, Oct 18

Oct 18 – Dec 13 (8 weeks)
7:30 – 8:10 AM

Thu, Oct 20

Oct 20 – Dec 15 (8 weeks)
7:30 – 8:10 AM

Thu, Oct 20

Oct 20 – Dec 15 (8 weeks)
8:15 – 8:55 AM

Thu, Oct 27

Oct 27 – Dec 22 (8 weeks)
7:30 – 8:10 AM

Tue, Nov 29

Nov 29, 2022 – Jan 24, 2023 (8 weeks)
9:45 – 10:25 AM

Wed, Nov 30

Nov 30, 2022 – Jan 25, 2023 (8 weeks)
9:00 – 9:40 AM
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Class Experience

Learners will improve their writing skills and knowledge of poetry and figurative language by completing 7 different types of poems.
Classroom teacher in the state of Texas for 5th and 6th grade English for 5 years. 
Learners will need to complete assigned poems each day to be ready to read in the next class.
No supplies required unless learner prefers to handwrite. Optional handouts are available.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
No assessment is taken, but learners are welcome to submit poems each day for feedback from me. 
40 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.


Alison Sloan, Certified K-12 ELA/ESL
Lives in the United States
Be You & Become a Better Writer
297 total reviews
548 completed classes

About Me

Hello! Mrs. Ali here! I am a certified K-12 ELA/ESL teacher for the state of Texas with over ten years of teaching experience in the classroom and online and degrees in psychology, linguistics, and sociology. Mix that all together and you have... 
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