Writing Strategies 12
Grade Level: 12
Length of Course: Semester/Year
Pre-requisite: Data Team Decision
Required Credit: ½-1 Elective
Course Overview: This course is designed to provide writing intervention for seniors who have not passed the state writing test or two on-demand writing samples. Students will receive weekly, individualized feedback on their writing while learning specific skills necessary to pass writing standards. Special emphasis will be placed on the six writing traits: ideas and content, organization, voice, word choice, sentence fluency, and conventions. In addition, students will work on sentence and paragraph writing, as well as receive support for writing in their core English class. This course is to be taken in conjunction with regular English classes.