01/28/2020

Second Semester High School Writing Seminars

We wanted to let you know that our Writing Seminar series will be starting back up soon! These writing seminars give practical tips on the key writing skills for specific grade levels. Each seminar will tackle particular papers that students will find in the semester's assignments, and will also give tips for connecting reading and writing, time management, as well as keys to avoiding plagiarism.  Each seminar is $35 to attend, and you are able to register under Seasonal Workshops, via your Family Site Page.  Please see more details below, and feel free to email us if you have any questions at all!

Second Semester

9th Grade Writing Seminar

Date: 1/31

Time:  11 AM - 1 PM Pacific Time

Content:  This seminar will concentrate on solidifying Summarization, particularly in writing a book report, and will also begin Point of View.  The seminar will also focus on papers for Weeks 17-32 in the following subjects:  U.S. History and LiteratureEarth Science, and Faith and Morality.


10th Grade Writing Seminar

Date: 1/31

Time:  2 - 4 PM Pacific Time

Content:  This seminar will concentrate more on connecting reading with writing, in order to use textual evidence well and substantiate opinions for the Point of View Skill.  It will also review good summarization skills, and give helpful tips for timed essays.  The seminar will also focus on papers for Weeks 17-32 in the following subjects:  Ancient History and LiteratureSacraments and Apologetics, and lab reports for Natural Science.


11th & 12th Grade Writing Seminar

Date: 2/7

Time:  2 - 4 PM Pacific Time

Content:  This seminar will continue to concentrate on argument and analysis.  The seminar will also focus on papers for Weeks 17-32  in the following subjects:  Government and History/Literature classes, Literary AnalysisCatholic Doctrine, and Health.