Writing Skills

Started on July 1, 2020

A personalized tutor will be assigned to your child based on their current skillset and goals. Students are welcome to share assignments for their tutors to help with. Here is an example of focus areas and topics

Elementary Students:

  • Components of a complete sentence
  • Components of complete paragraphs
  • Structuring an expository essay
  • Structuring a persuasive essay
  • Structuring a narrative
  • Points of View
  • Writing to your audience
  • Writing tools

Middle and High School Students

  • Composing a thesis
  • Supporting paragraphs
  • Writing with voice
  • Writing perspectives
  • Scientific writing
  • Figures of speech
  • Detail and imagery