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Course Description

Summer 2019 • Grade 7 and above • Writing Sequence

For reference only; see current year course listing for course availability and details.

Practical Grammar

Review the rules of standard written English by revising your own work. By the end of the course students will be able to write with more confidence.

Sections and Teachers

Section 1:

Instructor: Christe McMenomy

Starts: June 12, 2019
Ends: July 24, 2019

Wednesday 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM ET

Tuition: $200.00


Two or three essays or other of your own non-fiction writing, 400 to 500 words each, that you can bring to the course.

Recommended background

None required.

Textbooks and Materials

This item is required:

Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation , Authors: Lynne Truss

ISBN: 1592400876

Best sources: Scholars Online Bookstore

Other information: Again, much less expensive at; also available at your library.

This item is required:

Line by Line : How to Edit Your Own Writing , Authors: Clair Kehrwald Cook

ISBN: 0395393914

Best sources: Scholars Online Bookstore

Other information: Any edition works!

This item is required:

Painless Grammar , Authors: Rebecca Elliott, Ph.D.

ISBN: 0812097815

Best sources: Scholars Online Bookstore

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