WRITING: PARAGRAPHS TO ESSAYS
Entering grades four and five – This class will emphasize the fundamentals of expository or informational writing. Students will acquire the skills needed to write well-organized paragraphs, summaries and essays. Students will also develop pre-writing techniques, syntax, word-choice, grammar, punctuation and revision processes. At the end of the course, students will have a portfolio to take home, demonstrating their academic progress and achievement.