Within every child there are stories of value. In this course students will become young authors as they delight in writing, illustrating, and making their own books. Stories will be shared with other students.
This course will teach children process writing. As they create a variety of original pieces of writing, many different purposes for writing will become evident. Use of prewriting strategies, drafting, editing, revising, and publishing will be stressed.
BEGINNING LITERARY STYLES - AIG
The primary purpose of a literature program for young children is to encourage them to discover the value of and to provide them abundant experiences with good literature. In this course students will be provided opportunities to read and hear quality literary works.
In this introductory creative writing course, students develop writing skills by correlating vocabulary development, grammar, writing mechanics, and sentence composition. This course will progress from vocabulary to paragraph development.