Creative Writing Workshop: Concise Writing
In this 1 week course, students will learn specific revision techniques to create strong impactful sentences by cutting out weak words that don't carry their weight.
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Twice per week
over 1 week
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
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During this advanced two part lesson we will cover specific revision techniques to cut unnecessary words from your students' writing. Some words do not carry their weight and can be replaced with stronger, more vivid alternatives. This increases the quality of the writing and makes for a better experience for the reader. If your learner is ready to take their skills to the next level and doesn't mind some “Ouch!” experiences, then this class is for them. Sometimes editing can hurt the...
Students will learn revision techniques to cut unnecessary words from their writing. They will learn the specific words and types of words to cut/change to make their writing stronger and more vivid.
Students should prepare a scene from a writing project to work on in a separate word document during class.
1 hour 40 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
In this class we will be editing students' writing via the techniques learned in class. If your student is sensitive about their writing ability, looking for ways to strengthen their writing may be off putting, or hurt their confidence. While this group is meant to support writers, some students who are just discovering their passion, or who are sensitive to constructive criticism, may need to start with a more basic class.
Creative Writing Teacher. Supporter of self expression, empathy, curiosity, and communication skills.
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Welcome to Outschool! I was born in the United States (Arizona) and in my spare time I enjoy rock climbing, kayaking, and camping. I have a dog, two guinea pigs, and an aquarium. I am also a stay at home mom/ringleader to two toddlers. I...