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TNCS Elementary Students Inform through Writing

Although The New Century School was abuzz in March with all things STEM Fair related, Language Arts hardly suffered! Amidst the science- and engineering-oriented preparations, projects, and presentations, TNCS upper elementary students were busily working on their Informational Writing pieces. 453 more words

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Sue Harrison's "Writing the Third Dimension" - Part 26: One More Time - Second Draft

Welcome back! Over the next several more months we invite you to return here, specifically on the fourth Thursday of each month for the newest installment of Sue Harrison’s teaching: Writing The Third Dimension. 837 more words

Preambles To Writing

Write Now 6 News

It’s almost that time of year again, when the Jack becomes a hub for the best of local new writing, there is already a buzz in the air as we have just released the full line up of plays and workshops happening this May. 1,437 more words

Write Now

Writing The Damn Synopsis!

I’ve been quiet for a while, trying to finish the first draft of my novel, almost dreading the moment it would be finished, because then – like all novelists- I face that dreaded Armageddon of Self-Belief when I have to write the synopsis.   655 more words

Creative Writing

It's all about the numbers

My husband and I always argue about Scrabble. He says it’s a numbers game and I believe it’s about the letters. I will try and come up with the best possible word whilst he sits and figures out how to achieve the highest score, irrespective of the length or intelligence of the word he’s using. 866 more words

Writing

'Into the migrant city' by Nabina Das

One doesn’t have to necessarily roam through continents to be dubbed a nomad. Imagination can replace footslogging at times. Strange locales, distant geographies can haunt one’s dreams- Keki Daruwalla. 656 more words

Poetry

Cross Curriculum Writing Success

“Your school was by far the most represented this year in our essay contest and the quality entries sent in were amazing,” was the message shared with me from my social studies colleague after learning one of our students earned second place in a very prestigious Maryland NACCP Black History Month writing contest. 518 more words

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