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Advanced Middle School Writing Workshop

Remote Learning
Rising Grades 7 - 8
7/6-7/17, 7/20-7/31 View All
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Signature Program
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$775 /2-week

Course Description

Reading comprehension, clear self-expression, and increased comfort with the writing process are the major goals of this course. Students will complete longer writing assignments with an emphasis on the convention of expository writing and the five-paragraph essay. Students learn how to establish topics, identify strategies for brainstorming and organization, craft outlines, build sentences, and write well-developed paragraphs. Group activities and feedback are provided regularly. Students will leave the course with a diverse portfolio of descriptive, persuasive, narrative, and expository writing.

Dates

Weeks Times
Session 1, Jul 6 – 10 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session 1, Jul 13 – Jul 17 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session 2, Jul 20 – Jul 24 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session 2, Jul 27 – Jul 31 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Lunch

Lunch is not provided, but add-on is available.

Camp Credentials

  • This course is run by a Pingry faculty member or adjunct teacher.

What to Pack

  • A water bottle

Drop-Off/Pick-up Location

Middle School Entrance

What to Expect

Enrichment. Advancement. Development. A Summertime Taste of Pingry’s Academics.

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