This course will meet an academic elective requirement.
Principal Approved Assessment
Elective- may be taken at any grade level.
No prerequisite required.
The purpose of this course is to enable students to learn and use writing and language skills for creative expression in a variety of literary forms. Emphasis will be on development of a personal writing style. Students will begin to develop critical editorial skills with regard to their own work and that of their peers. Students will read a variety of published stories, essays, and poems and learn how to apply the techniques of other writers to their writing while developing their own voice.