Once per week
learners per class
How does an “Ongoing” course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
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This ongoing course will give students a chance to practice planning and writing a 5 paragraph essay each week. Weekly essay prompts will be provided. In class, the students will work in a workshop style to walk through the steps to planning and constructing an essay. Together we will choose one side of the issue to prepare, brainstorming together, working on building a strong thesis, outlining, and planning evidence and support. We will also plan introductory hooks, transitions, and...
Students will practice the steps to constructing a strong 5 paragraph essay.
I have a master's degree from the University of Cambridge and 16 years of teaching experience. I am AP certified in AP English Literature and AP English Language.
Students will have the opportunity to follow up their in-class planning with completed essays for individualized feedback.
25 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Topics in the class are by nature sometimes controversial. All viewpoints are respected in this classroom. Students will choose one side of the issues to plan the essay for each week.
Brandy DahlenUniv. of Cambridge, M.A., History, Literature, and Writing Teacher
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536 completed classes
Feel free to request or auto-schedule specific courses (topics) or sections (time/dates)! I am available for sections friendly to all international time zones. I will list sections as you request them. Hi everyone! I have a master's degree in...