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Powerful Paragraph – IEW – LIVE – * B Week * – Full Year – Grades 5-7

Wednesday, September 9 2020 @ 3:00PM - Wednesday, May 26 2021 @ 4:30PM EDT

| $500.00

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Start:
Wednesday, September 9 2020 @ 3:00PM EDT
End:
Wednesday, May 26 2021 @ 4:30PM EDT
Cost:
$500.00
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Virtual (Jigsaw/Canvas)
Phone:
+1 203 741 8570
Email:
register@opententacademy.com
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Day of Week
Wednesday
Class Times
3:00PM - 4:30PM (ET)
Instructor:
Eva Goldstein-Meola
Instructor Email:
eva@opententacademy.com
Grades:
5-7
Course Syllabus:
https://opententacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Powerful-Paragraph-IEW-B-Week.pdf

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Tuition: Powerful Paragraph B Week - Full Year
$ 500.00
3 available

In this “technical writing” (nonfiction) class, students will focus on exploring, brainstorming and writing strong, one paragraph pieces. Structures include, but are not limited to: descriptive, chronological, definition, compare/contrast, process analysis, spatial, enumerative…. As this process is happening the students will learn how to use various stylistic techniques that match the appropriate structure, as well as which transitional words work best.

Powerful Paragraphs is a good option for the student who is not yet ready to tackle the five paragraphs expected in Middle School Writing. In addition, if you have a new or a reluctant writer, you will find it is better to build confidence rather than overwhelm your child with a class they aren’t ready for. This is a one-year class.

The goal is to help students focus on making every word count by choosing colorful, powerful words that create vivid pictures using the fewest number of words possible, as well as understanding the specific differences within each structure, and applying the appropriate transitions and stylistic techniques that lend themselves to each structure.

NOTE: Registration deadline is August 15, 2020.

There must be a minimum of 5 students to run this class.

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