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Level 1 Skills: note taking, outlining, narrating, journaling, drafting, editing, revising, stylistic techniques, fables, summaries, citations and bibliographies, 5-paragraph essays, SAT-style timed essays, grammar lessons, vocabulary and quizzes, year-end portfolio project and presentation.
Class Length: Full year / 90 minutes per class
Grade Level: 7th – 9th grades
Supplies Required for all Levels:
2″ or larger 3-ring binder
12 tabbed dividers
loose leaf filler paper
ball point pens
different colored fine tipped markers or colored pencils for homework assignments: yellow, orange, red, pink, green, blue, purple, brown, black.
Students may use a color printer for printing colors from the computer or an assignments, but they will need a basic assortment of highlighters for class – yellow, pink, blue, green, and purple.
The Synonym Finder by J.I. Rodale or a quality college-level dictionary.
A mini stapler
Class Tuition for all Levels: $230 per semester.
Tuition includes portfolio cover and all handouts that create personal writing handbook.
Class Size: Minimum of 8 students with a maximum of 18 students
Homework: 2-6 hours per week depending on assignment