Grades 3 – 5 Writing All Things Fun and Fascinating (Student Book)*
Humorous characters, cunning creatures, and meritorious men of history will captivate 3rd–5th graders as they learn to write with structure and style. Moving through Units 1–7, students will take notes, summarize narrative stories, write from pictures, put together a mini research report, and compose creative essays. This class is ideal for students new to IEW in 4th – 6th grade.
Grades 4 – 6 Writing Fables, Myths, and Fairy Tales* — SOLD OUT!!
This is a one-year enjoyable writing course that combines IEW’s Teaching Writing: Structure and Style method with classic children’s literature. Covering IEW TWSS Units 1-7, students learn how to take notes, summarize narrative stories, summarize references, write from pictures, and compose their own fables, myths, and fairy tales. This theme-based writing curriculum offers a full year of instruction for students in grades 4 – 6.
Grades 4 – 7 Writing Ancient History Based Writing Lessons (Student Book)* — SOLD OUT!!
In this yearlong course students will write about six major ancient civilizations—Sumer, Egypt, Israel, Babylon, Greece, and Rome—while working progressively through the nine IEW units and a variety of stylistic techniques. This class can be a level A or B. Students that took Fables Myths and Fairytales should be prepared for this class. New IEW students in grades 4-7 will also do well in this class. Students should be reading at a minimum of a fourth grade level.
Grades 6th – 12th Writing Medieval Based Writing Lessons (Student Book)* — SOLD OUT!!
Civilizations, events, and major figures of the Middle Ages come to life as students write using IEW’s stylistic techniques and the nine structural units. These 31 lessons acquaint young learners with Charlemagne, the Vikings, knighthood, geniuses of the Renaissance, and more! This class is for new IEW students in 6th-12th grade and/or experienced students that have finished Ancient History Based Writing or World History Based writing
Grades 8th – 12th Writing Following Narnia Book 2*
This course requires the student to read four Narnia books in conjunction with the writing course: Prince Caspian, The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, The Silver Chair, and the Last Battle. This is an upper level B/C book that requires analytical writing. This course is suggested for those with 1-2 years of IEW experience or new students in 8th-12th grade. Advanced elements are covered. No research paper.
Grades 6th & Up Rockets Radars and Robotics
Rockets, Radar, & Robotics gives middle school students practice writing with the IEW models and stylistic techniques using technology as the subject material. This course is designed for students with 1-2 years of previous IEW experience. Students will write a research paper.
NOTE: Classes must have a minimum number of 8 students to “make” the class. These classes are limited.
Both Semesters Writing Classes
**Writing classes are not included in the EDU subscription, but subscribers get a significant discount. ($50 cost for class instead of $249.99).
Live weekly Class with in game assignments (Full Year, includes both semester live class + grading) – $249.99 ($50 for SKrafty EDU Subscribers)