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Beginning Creative Writing: Writer's Workshop

English

Improve Your Writing Without Stress: Vocabulary Strategies for Middle School

Students will learn enhanced vocabulary strategies to improve their writing.
Ms. Commins
269 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 2 learners
  There are no upcoming classes.
Class
30 minutes
per class
Meets once
10-14
year olds
2-6
learners per class
per learner

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Description

Class Experience

Students will learn strategies for improving their vocabulary and word choice in original writing selections.
I have taught middle school reading and writing for 20 years. I am a writer for my local newspaper, and my essays have won awards at the local and national level.
There is no homework assigned.
Students will need to bring a piece of original writing to the class session.
Assessment will be informal, and will be provided via a comparison of pre-revision and post-revision writing samples. 
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Content is appropriate for the selected age group.
Revision exercises will be based on student content and vocabulary selections provided by the teacher.

Teacher

Ms. Commins
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
English, math, reading film, and improv, and of course....games!
269 total reviews
994 completed classes

About Me

Hello, I taught middle school for over twenty years, teaching writing, reading, humanities, and math. I am certified in each and have taught each at the middle school level.  I am also certified to teach elementary education, and I have experience... 
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