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January 20, 2014

Summer Programs at WRA

Filed under: Blog — Roman @ 1:40 pm

This summer I’ll be teaching 7th and 8th graders in Hudson as part of Western Reserve Academy’s Summer Program. I’ll be offering full day, week-long Reading and Writing workshops. Each week will focus on a different genre, such as Sci/Fi, Fantasy, Adventure, Personal Essay, or just straight forward great fiction. Here’s a more in-depth look at the course particulars:

20th Century Reading and Writing Workshops for the Precocious 21st Century Middle Schooler

This full day, week-long course will consist of two key structures: reading workshop and writing workshop. Class will begin with reading workshop, which will continue until lunch, and will continue with writing workshop until the end of the day. Two 20th century young adult literature novels (~200 pages each) will be read during each week-long course, and one piece of high quality writing will be produced. (more…)

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