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Camp session: ivyGoal Grammar & Essay Writing Online (ivyGoal Institute Canada)

ivyGoal Grammar & Essay Writing Online


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ivyGoal Institute Canada


Program and Sessions Details:

  • Virtual program
  • Age 6 - 18 (Coed)
  • Specialized in Writing / journalism, offers 3 activities
  • 8 session dates to choose from
  • Cost starting from $270
  • Special needs support not available


Contact:

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Please note: all classes are in the Pacific time zone. 

This is a highly intensive grammar and essay course. Many important grammar skills are covered in this course. In addition, students are expected to write an essay outline per week.  

Teachers: Chelsea - A UCSD graduate in Literature and Writing with over 13 years of teaching experience. 

Michael - a history major graduate who has taught English at ivyGoal for 4 years. He is a highly skilled and popular teacher. 

Homework: Students are expected to complete 1-1.5 hours of homework per week in order to successfully complete the course. 

Lesson Instruction: students will log into ivyGoal’s Zoom online classroom and study with us by following ivyGoal’s rigorous program. 

Grammar Skills Covered

Parts of Speech:

Tenses:

Sentence Structure:

 Essay Outline Skills

Writing Instruction:

Prompt: If there was one talent you wish you had, what would it be and why?

Keywords Example: talent and why. 

Title Sample: I wish I could fly

Hook Sample: Do you want to travel with ultimate freedom? 

Introduction: Amidst the uncertainty of the Coronavirus epidemic, I wish I could fly to my desired destinations, not taking a risk of catching the virus and without paying any money for transportation. 

Body 1 Sample: I planned to visit New York this month and participate in a ballet competition, but now I am locked down at home. 

Body 2 Sample: The virus is very dangerous and so many people are catching it through close social contacts. If I could fly, then no one would be close enough to pass the virus to me. 

Body 3 Sample: Travelling costs a lot of money. Once my father told me that he spends about $400 / month on gas. 

Conclusion Sample: Wouldn't it be great to go to places anytime you like and pay nothing? I wish I had the talent to fly so that I could be free and save my father’s travel and money. More importantly, Coronavirus cannot catch me in the sky.

Please write an outline: introduction, 1-3 body paragraphs topic sentences, and conclusion. 

Please write a hook.

Please write a title.

Identify keywords in the prompt.

4 basic rules of capitalization and 3 exceptions. 

Identify the verb of a composite sentence. 

Identify the subject of a composite sentence.

Active and passive voices. 

Subject and verb agreement.

Sentence structure introduction - Subject and Predicate.

7 types of past tenses - Past Continuous, Past Habitual, Past Intensive, Past Future, Past Perfect, and Past Perfect Continuous. 

2 types of future tenses - Future Simple and Future Continuous. 

​4 types of present tenses - Present Simple, Present Continuous, Present Perfect, and Present Perfect Continuous. 

Singular vs Plural Nouns relate to Subject & Verb Agreement. 

Countable vs Uncountable Nouns.

3 types of conjunctions - Coordinating, Correlative, and Subordinating.

5 types of adverbs - How, Time, Degree, Where, and Conjunction.

Prepositions - on, in, before, after, within, until, despite, throughout, concerning, beyond...

Determiners - the, a, an, this, that, these, those, its, their, much, many...

4 types of adjectives - Common Adjective, Verb+ing Adjective, Verb+ed Adjective, and Phrase/Sentence Adjective.

4 types of nouns - Common Noun, Pronoun, Verb+ing Noun, and Noun Phrase/Sentences.

Part of speech introduction- nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, determiner, and prepositions.



Session Dates and Locations:

Sep 28 - Oct 31, 2020
Virtual Program,
Online

09:30 - 10:50
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$270
2020-09-28270
Sep 28 - Oct 31, 2020
Virtual Program,
Online

13:30 - 14:50
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$270
2020-09-28270
Sep 28 - Oct 31, 2020
Virtual Program,
Online

15:00 - 16:20
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$270
2020-09-28270
Sep 28 - Oct 31, 2020
Virtual Program,
Online

15:00 - 16:20
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$270
2020-09-28270
Sep 28 - Oct 31, 2020
Virtual Program,
Online

15:30 - 16:20
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M
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W
T
F
S
$270
2020-09-28270
Sep 28 - Oct 31, 2020
Virtual Program,
Online

15:30 - 16:20
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W
T
F
S
$270
2020-09-28270
Sep 28 - Oct 31, 2020
Virtual Program,
Online

17:00 - 17:50
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$270
2020-09-28270
Sep 28 - Oct 31, 2020
Virtual Program,
Online

17:10 - 18:00
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$270
2020-09-28270


Activities:

Recreational       Instructional       Intense or Competitive

Instructor lead (group)
Reading
Writing / journalism
Recreational       Instructional       Intense or Competitive




This is a highly intensive grammar and essay course. Many important grammar skills are covered in this course.

 

 
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