Throughout this course we will explore a variety of writing styles which will allow you to write clearly and effectively. This course is designed to help you be more proficient at the kind of writing you need to do at home, at school, and in the workplace. This class will teach you some helpful techniques for effective writing, improve your vocabulary and will give you practice in various types of written communication.
Class Topics and Activities:
How to tell an effective story
Resumes / Business Correspondence
Grammar and punctuation usage
Homophones, synonyms and antonyms
Writing /Grammar Lessons
One on one feedback from the teacher
*Writing Submissions on Various Topics
Business Writing (Resumes, Cover Letters, E-mail)
Academic Writing (Responses to articles, journals, essays)
Individual feedback throughout the class
Corrections and feedback on written assignments
Be on time for class! We begin at 2:00.
Cell phones must be turned off/silent during class (unless needed for dictionary).
No more than two absences are allowed. (two late days = 1 absence)