The sixth class of a 7 week writer's workshop for you 3rd to 12th graders with this introductory session. Specially designed to introduce parents and children to the class schedule, goals, and techniques used in classes from Woodpecker Writing Workshop.
This class is part of the course package (8 classes for $75) or can be taken individually for $15. We offer a 10% discount per additional student.
This course will improve skills in any type of wirting at any level (Grades 3 to 12). You can either integrate it with your other subjects by following our take home pages or use this course as a supplement without requiring you to teach "another class."
Woodpecker Writing Workshops get Novices writing, help intermediates improve, and experts will gain polish. Each week has a differnt foci while consistantly providing a collaborative and creative atomosphere.
Sept 8 - Family Workshop
Sept 22 - Introduction for students
Sept 29- Ideas
Oct 13 - Sentence Fluency
Oct 20 Oganization
Oct 27- Voice
Nov 3 - Conventions (Grammar and Style)
Nov 10 - Presentation
Nov 17 +++ Writer's Cafe $5 per entry (details in Oct)
Sarah DeNeui, your instructor, is a homeschool graduate who earned a degree in Elementary Educations form Moody Bible Institue in 2012. After graduating, she spent two years teaching 2nd grade in Norfolk VA while her husband served in the Navy. During that time she also participated in writing workshops at The Muse Writers Center pursuing her gifts and studying under published writers Time Seibles and Janine Latus. She and her husband, Steven, now live in Lexington, Ky and have two young daughters.