Magic Threes: How This, That, and the Other Fatten Sentences & Excite Readers!
Don't just write, "I dropped the ball." Instead, write, "The red-striped ball flew out of my hands, bounced wildly down the stairs, and landed in my father's bowl of cereal!"
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Presidents use them in their speeches, famous writers use them in books and great literature, and you can use them anywhere you want to! (BTW - That was a Magic Three.) Join this class so that you can: * Learn what Magic Threes are; * Find out why we want to use them; * Explore the Three Types of Magic Threes and how to use them; * Read examples from famous speeches and letters, examples from literature, and the fun books we love to read; * Practice creating the three types...
I absolutely love to write and share the joy of writing, and I've taught writing for several years; including preparation for state writing exams. I understand that writing isn't everyone's cup of tea, so I am beyond happy to share some ways to bring your words to the surface. Oftentimes, it's just a matter of sorting out what's happening in your brain and getting it to come out in the right order. I'm here for you!
* lined-paper * pencils/erasers
1 hour per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Students should already be quite comfortable with the basics of writing complete sentences.
Rae LivseyB.A. (Education/cum Laude), M.Ed. (Curriculum & Instruction/Magna cum Laude), and M.Ed. (Educational Leadership/Summa cum Laude)
380 total reviews
471 completed classes
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