Improving Writing Skills With Art Journaling Jr – Using Word Choice
This class, focusing on word choices made by writers, is a part of a series of courses that can be taken in any order to help your reluctant writer or art loving learner improve writing skills and develop creative confidence by combining writing and art.
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Completed by 5 learners
Once per week
over 5 weeks
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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Do you have a reluctant writer or one who could use help to improve their writing skills? This unique combination of writing and art is a fun and creative way to improve writing skills in your 8-12 year old learner. This class is a part of a series of courses that can be taken in any order. Each meeting will include a new writing lesson that uses hands on activities to focus on a different way word choice can improve writing and a new art technique used in journaling. We will also discuss...
This class is taught in English.
Students will improve their writing skills using small, bite sized writing lessons. Combining writing with art allows students to have fun as they learn. Artistic and written expression will both focus on development of creative confidence.
I have been teaching children in both formal and informal settings for 30 years and currently teach private and group Art and ELA classes for homeschool students in addition to Outschool classes.
Students will complete a written journal entry to correspond with the the lesson each week. Proofreading and editing skills will be used. This will allow them an opportunity to practice the new skill given in class and to process their thought on the topic discussed.
Suggested Supplies: • A heavy weight (115# or more) 9"X12" watercolor spiral journal • Watercolor paint set • Assorted paint brushes • Water cup and paper towel • Pencil, eraser and sharpener • Assorted Gel pens • Writing paper • Glue stick • Hairdryer for drying layers of paint
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Please note that we will be using a hair dryer to dry paint layers.
Cindy LumpkinArt Teacher Fostering Creative Expression
51 total reviews
39 completed classes
I love sharing my passion for Art, Literature and Writing. I teach hands-on classes that promote creative expression. I believe that art should not be a set “cookie-cutter” directions that lead to everyone’s project looking identical. I think that...