Language Arts


  At Kingdom Builder, we offer several writing classes based on "Excellence in Writing" programs. Writing is essential no matter what you do in life; these classes will help prepare students to excel in writing and give them practice in an area that is an integral part of college courses and the work force.

Literature 1

Hatchet - Gary Paulson
Murder on the Orient Express - Agatha Christie
Where the Red Fern Grows - Wilson Rawls
Island of the Blue Dolphins - Scott O'Dell
Number the Stars - Lois Lowry
White Fang - Jack London

Class Length: 32 weeks (2 semesters)

Class format: Lecture, written assignments.

Description: Before taking this class, it is necessary that students have already taken withere Continuation A or Intensive B. Students will be writing based on Literature. We will be utilizing the Excellence in Writing systems to write book reports, short stories, sequels, and more based on the literature the student is already reading at home, and one book that we will be choosing as a class. The class is split into two different classes, Jr. High or High school.