Journal Writing: The Diary of an Amazing Kid!
In this ongoing club, learners will write a journal in the style of "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" by Jeff Kinney with pictures and a new short story each day. #superstar
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Completed by 93 learners
year old learners
US Grade Level
learners per class
Meets 1x per week
Runs week after week
45 minutes per class
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In this ongoing club, students will work on strengthening their writing skills with collaborative discussion, class diary entries focused on paragraph forms, and individual writing time, creating their own diary in the style of "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" by Jeff Kinney. Everyone is welcome to bring their favorite copies of "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" to class to generate ideas to draw and brainstorm. Each session will begin with students collaboratively sharing the events of their day and choosing...
Students will improve their paragraph writing through examples in the class diary. Students will transfer examples in reading to original ideas for their own writing. Students will gain more advanced vocabulary by exploring adjectives during class discussions. Students will have their own copy of a diary like "Diary of a Wimpy Kid." Students will practice simple doodles and drawings. Students will learn to record daily events in a journal.
AA in Child Development BA in Early Language Development TESOL Certification Teacher Certification 20+ years in education
Students may choose to finish entries not finished in class. Students may choose to write entries on days between sessions.
2 files available upon enrollmentStudents may bring their favorite copy of "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" by Jeff Kinney to class. Students should purchase a special journal of lined paper that they will enjoy writing in. Students may purchase a special pen or pencil for writing with.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
Students may bring their favorite copy of "Diary of a Whimpy Kid" by Jeff Kinney to class.
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187 total reviews
253 completed classes
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