Dynamic Writing 1 includes 161 writing lessons for middle school students. Informal journal writing and formal writing assignments work alongside each other to grow each young writer's skills.
In one year, students will write over fifty journal entries, six book summaries, two descriptive essays, two narrative essays, five short fiction stories, a process essay, a news article, a super short biography, a short research report, two quatrains, a ballad, two timed essays, and a writing resume.
In addition to essay basics like thesis statements, introductions, body paragraphs, and conclusions, students will also learn sentence variations. Notes, checklists, and grade sheets for parents and teachers are provided within the lessons, and an answer key may be found in the back of the book.
Dynamic Writing 1 is ready for use in the home or the classroom and is available in paperback.
Dynamic Writing 1A includes the first 85 lessons of Dynamic Writing 1 and is available in e-book format.