YOUR BIG DREAMS
Writing and Literature
For Your Homeschool
Gr. 6-8 Writing and Literature 2021-22
The Class includes 28 x 1hr classes between September and May, all the homework scheduling, grading, downloadable outlines and marking rubrics, and email help for students.
The details on the course:
1. Writing Component
Jump In by Sharon Watson (each student must buy this text)
-We will cover 1/2 the text this year: Essay Planning, Opinion Essay, Persuasion Essay, Cause & Effect Essay, Biography, Compare & Contrast Essay, Book Report and numerous Narration (fiction writing) skills.
-you can read the details at her website here: https://writingwithsharonwatson.com/jump-in/
2. Literature Component - Reading List
My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George
Dragonwings by Laurence Yep
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
The Chosen by Chaim Potok
Tales from Shakespeare by Lamb