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The Excellent Reader Jr: Paragraph Writing Prompts (Flex Class)

Writing is hard for many reasons, but a common one is not knowing what to write, in this flex class, Mrs. VZ will be prompting students to write descriptive, personal narrative, imaginative narrative, persuasive, and expository paragraphs.
Evelyn VanZant: 4th and 5th Grade Language Arts
112 total reviews for this teacher
New class
No live meetings
Over 12 weeks
year olds
learners per class
per learner - per week

How does aFlexible Schedulecourse work?

No scheduled live video chats
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great if your learner prefers independent pacing or is uncomfortable with live video chat

Available Times

Pacific Time

Mon Sep 12

Sep 12 - Dec 16 (12 weeks)
Flexible Time
4 learners enrolled
Don't see a time that works for you?


Class Experience

Students will learn how to respond in writing to a given prompt.  
Step One: Complete the brainstorming page.
Step Two: Write the first draft and upload it to Mrs. VZ
Step Three: Mrs. VZ will respond with personalized, encouraging, and constructive feedback
Step Four: Write and present the final draft being sure to incorporate Mrs. VZ's suggestions
Homework will consist of completing a three-page guided assignment which includes, brainstorming, first draft, and final draft writing. 
Students may be encouraged to use a dictionary or thesaurus to improve their spelling or word choice. Additionally, some of the paragraphs may require the use of computer research.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
The first draft of each paragraph will be reviewed and personal improvement recommendations will be given. 
If students request a graded paper, the final draft of each paragraph will be graded and returned.
No live meetings, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.


Evelyn VanZant: 4th and 5th Grade Language ArtsPassionate about helping student's reading skills improve!
112 total reviews
73 completed classes

About Me

Saving my profile will allow you to receive 4th and 5th Grade Language Arts class listing updates.  I teach year-round with classes beginning mid-January, mid-May, and Mid-September. 

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