The Writing Basics course includes 38 lessons that cover the fundamentals of strong writing using four Aesop’s Fables. This course takes approximately 10 weeks if the student averages 4 successfully completed lessons per week, Monday through Friday. Each student’s progression may vary.
Each assignment is broken up into smaller, more manageable bites with detailed instructions and examples. By following the step-by-step process, students are able to digest the skills that they will need through high school and college.
Students will learn about avoiding weak words in their writing, practice stylistic techniques, and write 4 different fables throughout the course. They will gain skill in outlining, narrating, drafting, self-editing, revising, sentence style and variety, strong verbs, quality adjectives, meaningful adverbs, functional clauses, terrific titles, grammar, punctuation, and much more.
Great for ages 10 and up. No prior writing experience is needed!
$199 per student
Student has up to 1 year to complete the course.