The methodology used for all courses offered on this site is from the Institute for Excellence in Writing, also known as IEW®. It is the #1 award winning methodology for mobilizing writers of all ages.
Classes are split into levels:
- Level A covers grades 3-5.
- Level B covers grades 6-9.
- Level C covers grades 10-12.
Structure and Style for Students® from IEW®
Students and parents have used this curriculum over the past 25 years with excellent results. The proven track record of this curriculum has equipped home- and public school students for success in school, tertiary level education, and beyond. The three levels are are available and is designed to meet students at their current level. IEW® defines the level of study as follows:
Level A: Elementary Aged Students, Year 1
Level B: Upper Elementary and Intermediate Aged Students, Year 1
Level C: Upper Elementary and Intermediate Aged Students, Year 1
Write Across the Curriculum
Writing across all disciplines of the curriculum have a direct academic benefits. Students destined for STEM studies and careers, are accommodated in English class, as they have opportunity to practice writing skills for their particular disciplines. Write Across the Curriculum use the IEW®methodology. This is an excellent option for students seeking exciting writing projects.
Level A: Gr. 3-5 Working Animals
Level B: Gr. 6-9 The Great Alaskan Race: The Iditarod®
Level C: Gr. 10-12 Ernest Shackleton's Endurance: The Transantarctic Expedition (1914-1917)
Learn how to structure thirty different types of paragraphs while practicing the structure and style tools and techniques from previous IEW® exposure. This is the only class that can be joined at any time. Class practice and short homework assignments keep students focused on the core structure of the paragraph, while arranging the content logically. This class is offered only for upper middle-, and high school students.
Level B: Gr. 8
Level C: Gr 9-12
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