High School Essay Intensive (CANCELED)

Aug. 22, 2015
8:30am –
5:00pm CDT

This seminar has been Canceled as of 8/14/2015

High School Essay Intensive –
Text Analysis & College Application Essays

A one-day seminar for high school students and teachers*

Please note: Because we are video recording this seminar, participants will be required to sign a photo/video release.

*Extra time allowed for video recording purposes

Mingo Valley Bible Fellowship and Christian School
8720 East 61st St.,
Tulsa, OK 74133
Phone: 800.856.5815
Email: info@IEW.com
Contact Info

This seminar has been Canceled as of 8/14/2015

Cost: $50.00/participant (accompanying adult, $25.00)

Plan to arrive exactly 20 minutes before the workshop starts.

There will be a lunch break from approximately 12:00–1:00; lunch provided.

Presented by IEW’s humorous and engaging director and master teacher Andrew Pudewa, the High School Essay Intensive class provides immediate experience and inside tips toward high school essay writing, including

Text analysis: Students will learn to employ strategies required in many college entrance exams or in response-to-literature prompts, including how to

  • thoughtfully read the provided text
  • evaluate the ideas presented
  • select facts or examples to support an author’s claims
  • identify stylistic or persuasive elements, such as word choice or appeals to emotion, which add power to the ideas

The college application personal essay: Students will choose the question, create the outline, and polish a final version. Participants will leave with

  • a clear concept of the task
  • their own outline for an actual personal essay
  • several new tricks and techniques to add to their repertoire

Open to all students regardless of their experience with IEW courses or methodology, this seminar also offers tools and tips for general composition skills. Come prepared to write a great deal during this six-hour class.

Parents are welcome to attend at a reduced cost.

View the event flyer here.

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