Academic Essay Writing

Academic Essay Writing

Regular price $150.00

SUMMER TERM: July 8 - August 28

Day: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays

Times (Pacific Time): 

9:00am - 9:50am -  Kevin Smith

Class Description:

Academic Essay Writing is an eight-week course for junior high and high school students who desire to think critically and write academic papers successfully. Students will learn tools for writing effective academic essays by employing the canons of persuasive prose—Invention, Organization, Style, and Revision—and how to properly cite their work in Turabian/Chicago style. Students who satisfactorily complete this course will be equipped to think wisely and write persuasively for academic success and cultural engagement.

Credits: No Credit

Required Materials: 

The Office of Assertion by Scott F. Crider

A Manual for Writers by Kate Turabian (PDF excerpts supplied by teacher)