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Weekly English Language Arts Club (Age 9-13)
learners per class
How does a "One-Time" class work?
Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
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This one-time course is designed to encourage students to recognize the writing ideas that already exist within them. Through random prompts and group discussion, we'll brainstorm one-sentence story starters that span genre and topic. This is not just for students who enjoy writing fiction. The best non-fiction shares its information in an easy-to-read format. Stories don't have to be made-up to be good. So much effort is put into encouraging students' creativity, that the realists who like...
Students will leave this class with: 1. A tool for randomly generating story ideas for themselves 2. An understanding that any idea could lead to a good story if the writer is willing to do the work 3. Ideas for how to tackle the blank page for school assignments
Students will need paper and a pencil for writing down their story ideas for later use. They can use pens; however, I stress the use of pencils because things written in pencil are not permanent.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Katie SpinaWriter who wants to share the love of stories!
1 completed class
Hi there! I'm Ms. Katie. I'm a professional writer for a health insurance company. I have a Bachelor's degree in Writing from the University of Michigan-Flint. Most importantly, I've been an avid reader and writer of stories all my life Writing...