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Upper School Readiness: Writing and Composition

$250

Summer B 2022

Monday, July 12, 2021 – Friday, August 6, 2021

Nicolas Shump

University of Missouri – Kansas City

Prerequisites

Completion of grade 8

Credit

Upper

This class introduces students to the major forms of writing they will encounter in their high school careers. These forms include: argumentative essays, comparative essays, descriptive essays, literary analysis essays, narrative essays, rhetorical analysis essays, and other forms of writing. Though not a grammar class, students will receive refreshers on grammar, punctuation, and usage as well as examining common errors found in high school writing. This will be a writing-intensive class to better prepare students for future high school writing classes.

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Credit

Upper