Middle School Writing 1

live: $ 325

rec.: $ 275

  • Overview
  • Curriculum
  • Teacher

MONDAY 10:00 - 11:00 am EST

Prerequisite:  None

This course provides foundational grammar and writing skills for middle school students. Skills covered include, but are not limited to: parts of speech, sentence structure, paragraph development, literary elements and self-editing. Students also practice different styles of writing including research based,narrative, journalistic and descriptive. Students will receive group instruction on grammar and writing skills, have the opportunity to submit drafts of their writing to be checked and corrected by the instructor, and have opportunities for sharing their writing with the other class members.

Weekly homework reinforces the concepts taught in class and the teacher is available during live office hours and by email to assist students. Assignments are graded and students receive a mid-term report as well as a year-end course completion form.

  • Books / Textbooks
  • Other Materials
    • No other materials required

Felica Carswell

Felica and her husband recently relocated from Montgomery, AL to Knoxville, TN where they live with their twin 3-year-old daughters, 7-year-old son and 11-year-old son. They have also added a new member of the family- a golden retriever/ lab mix whom they have named Gunner. Felica and her family are committed and passionate about equipping the body of Christ to walk in the fullness of life and power that comes from Yahweh (God); equipping parents in raising and discipling their children to become straight arrows (Psalm 127:4); and walking alongside and encouraging homeschooling families.

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