Writing: Intro to Starter Words; (25 Min) One-Time Group Class

Ms. Sarah
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(42)
In this course, students will learn to use what I call 'starter words', a skill that will allow them to write above grade level.

Class experience

US Grade 5 - 8
Students will be able to use 'starter words' to improve their writing. The starter words we will review in this class are: as, if, when, while, even though, though, before, after, despite, because, whenever, during, whether, in order (to), since, until.
I am a certified ELA teacher and taught in the classroom for three years. Beyond ELA specifically, I have over 10 years teaching experience in and outside of the classroom from preschool to high school age. I also have a TESOL certificate, a B.S. in Psychology and an M.A. in Intercultural Studies. 
Homework Offered
Assessments Offered
Learners will have an opportunity to demonstrate understanding throughout class via participation.
Grades Offered
Students should have handouts printed off to use during class and a writing utensil. The handout(s) will be uploaded to the classroom page.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
We will use the handouts provided during class which include a list of the starter words and space for students to write. The handout(s) will be uploaded to the classroom page the morning of class. 

Meet the teacher

Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(42)
Hi! My name is Ms. Sarah. 

I am a certified ELA teacher who formerly taught in the public school system. I'm also a homeschool mom.

I enjoy teaching small classes, usually between 5-7 students, where I have an opportunity to check in with each... 
Group Class


per class
Meets once
25 min

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(7)
Completed by 41 learners
Live video meetings
Ages 10-14
1-5 learners per class

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