Creative Writing Elective - Grade 8, Full-Year Course

ACCESS Course Number: 
005
State Course Number: 
200047
Subject Area: 
Audience: 
08
Testing Requirements: 
Semester and Final Exams
Materials: 
  • Discovery Education Streaming
  • SAS® Curriculum Pathways® (Provided by SDE)
  • Course does not require textbook
Description: 

Description: THIS COURSE DOES NOT REPLACE ENGLISH 8.

Creative Writing Elective Grade 8 is a full-year elective course which offers the emerging writer a framework through which he/she can develop his/her literary talents. The course will guide the student through an exploration of different literary genres and offer a plethora of activities that will result in the practice of the craft of writing through the creation of both fiction and non-fiction writing samples. Writing assignments are age appropriate for middle school students.

This course does not count for high school credit nor does it count towards the online experience.