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2020 Highlander Summer Camps by Grade Level
Course #1009300, 0.5 Credit S1: June 10-26 S2: July 1-17
Advanced Composition is a writing intensive course that aims to increase students’ ability to develop ideas and express them effectively. Students compose expository essays using various modes such as description, illustration, definition, process analysis, comparison/contrast and argument. Students engage in frequent in-class writing assignments and participate in regular teacher facilitated peer-editing workshops. Students refine mechanics, usage, syntax and style. In addition, students sharpen their understanding of MLA documentation style in a required research paper.
*This course is available to students the summer prior to sophomore year.
The course textbook is included in the tuition price.
Session 1: June 10 - June 26 ($1165) / Class Time: 8:00 a.m -1:00 p.m. (no lunch)
Session 2: July 1 - July 17* ($1165) / Class Time: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (no lunch)
*No class on 7/3.