Freshman Composition Basics

One Term (term 1 or 2)          Grade 9                       Required

This course is designed to help students improve their writing skills with an emphasis on the Six-Plus-One Writing Traits. Freshman Composition Basics will focus on the basics of grammar, writing effective sentences, and well-developed paragraphs. Literature will be read and used as models for student writing. This class is preparation for the MN State Writing Test in 9th grade.