College Preparatory Writing
Advanced college preparatory writing course for upper high school students
minimum 6, maximum 16
Class time: (Meets once/week)
(Tues-3) 12:05-1:25, (Wed-3) 12:05-1:25
Pre-requisites for class:
IEW writing experience
1 English credit
Advanced college preparatory writing course for upper high school students who already have a firm grasp of grammar concepts and the methods taught using the IEW Structure & Style.
Course overview: The approach to the writing exercises emphasizes the classical method of building up the student’s reasoning and articulation skills through a series of interrelated writing exercises. A variety of essays will be taught as well as how to write a research paper.
IMPORTANT: All high school English classes have a rotating curriculum. The curriculum is incremental and builds upon the previous year. This enables students to fulfill all their English graduation requirements.
Mid-Year Enrollment: You must contact the instructor for approval prior to enrollment. Space is limited. The instructor does not have the ability to add students to a full class.
Classwork / Homework
Students will engage in a variety of individual projects to develop communication skills, critical thinking skills, and public speaking skills.
Approximate time for homework each week outside of class: 5-6 hours