Tuesday Classes has ended, but writing instruction is still available

Welcome to the Tuesday Classes website!

Tuesday Classes is ending at the end of the 2014-15 school year.  However, Todd Van Campen, a registered IEW instructor who has offered writing instruction through Tuesday Classes in recent years, will offer classes in 2015-16 as well. [Read more about Todd]

He is offering Fables, Myths and Fairy Tales for grades 3-5 and Following Narnia for grades 6-8. Details are below.

Please note that space is limited because smaller classes yield better results for young writers. The classes are already filling up, but you can reserve a spot for your student or receive more information by emailing toddvc@windstream.net. Also: Please share this information with anyone else who might be interested!

Here are the details:

Fables, Myths and Fairy Tales

Grades: 3-5

Description: This course uses classic children’s literature to teach students how to take notes, summarize narrative stories, summarize references, write from pictures, and compose their own fables, myths and fairy tales.

Time: 11 a.m. Tuesdays (first class Aug. 25; 15 classes per semester)

Place: Hill n Dale Christian Church, 371 Hill n Dale Road, Lexington

Cost: $135 per student per semester ($25 nonrefundable deposit, $110 due at first class), plus cost of workbook (required for first class, available through IEW)

Following Narnia

Grades: 6-8

Description: Using the first three novels of The Chronicles of Narnia (The Magician’s Nephew, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, and The Horse and His Boy), this series of lessons beckons students to experience the enchanted land of Narnia through structure and style.

Time: Noon Tuesdays (first class Aug. 25; 15 classes per semester)

Place: Hill n Dale Christian Church, 371 Hill n Dale Road, Lexington

Cost: $135 per student per semester ($25 nonrefundable deposit, $110 due at first class), plus cost of workbook (required for first class, available through IEW)

If you would like to reserve a place in one of these classes, please email your name, phone number and the name and age of your student to toddvc@windstream.net, and you will receive instructions about where and how to send a $25 nonrefundable deposit. As noted in the class descriptions this will be credited toward tuition. The balance will be due at the first class.