learners per class
How does a “One-Time” class work?
Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
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Workshop content: 1. Introduction -- We introduce ourselves with our names and an icebreaker question. We'll have a brief discussion and review of definitions, beliefs, and myths about paragraph function, length, rules, etc. 2. Presentation and Discussion -- In an interactive presentation, we will examine a variety of paragraphs from works by Neil Gaiman, C.S. Lewis, J.K. Rowling, Phillip Pullman, and others. I'll show illustrations of the anatomy of some of these paragraphs -- how they...
This class is taught in English.
Writers will gain experience and skill in literary analysis, grammar, sentence and paragraph structure, creative writing, reading comprehension, communication, and collaboration.
No homework. Students will leave with sample excerpts, all the exercises from class, extra games and exercises to work with later, and a list of recommended reading.
Notebook/paper and pens/pencils, tablet, or laptop for writing.
I will follow up after the workshop with specific feedback and recommendations for further exploration.
1 hour 30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Information, downloadable documents, and links to relevant sources will be available on the course dashboard.
Writing, Creativity + Critical Thinking for Nontraditional Learners
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