Please join us for a fun-filled writing class with live classes, grading, and some Minecraft. Each class can be used for a full writing credit. This is not a lecture. Your student will have a live interactive class each week, assignments, and optional Minecraft activities to accompany it. Writing assignments will be submitted via Google Docs. Feedback and grades will also be provide on google docs. Attending live class is strongly encouraged for the student to be successful although classes will be recorded. Microphone and webcams required.
This class is taught using methodology from The Institute for Excellence in Writing by a teacher certified to teach this method. Following Narnia Volume 2: Aslan’s Country is a level B/C IEW course. Four novels of The Chronicles of Narnia® will be read. Learning advanced writing skills, students will explore the enchanted land of Narnia through the Structure and Style® writing method through all nine IEW units. This course requires students to have at least one year of experience with IEW and will include vocabulary, note taking, creative writing, formal essays, as well as critiques . Combine this class with a live Fix-it course to provide a full English credit. Number of students will be limited for this class to allow more personal interaction as well as the opportunity for presentations.
Students will earn badges as they complete quizzes and a Diamond Armor badge when they complete the whole class.
This course will be a two semester class using the required textbooks Following Narnia Volume 2 (Student Book). Student Resource Notebook, Alternatively Students, who already own the SRP may use the Student Resource Packet. Each student is required to purchase a copy of the student book. The Student Resource Notebook is an ebook included with the purchase of the student book or it may be purchased from IEW. The student must have a physical copy of the books.
This class will begin on Tuesday, September 10th from 10:15 am – 11:30 am CST and will end Tuesday, April 28th.
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