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Asynchronous – Powerful Paragraph – Full Year – Grades 5 – 7

Please note - this is a PRE-RECORDED - using the IEW Writing philosophy - Asynchronous Class. […]

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$500.00

Asynchronous – Middle School Writing – Full Year – Grades 6 – 9

Please note - this is a PRE-RECORDED - Asynchronous IEW Writing Class.  Students will work through the […]

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$500.00

Asynchronous – All About Essays Writing – Full Year – Grades 8 – 11

Please note - this is a PRE-RECORDED - using the IEW Writing philosophy Asynchronous Class. Students […]

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$500.00

Asynchronous – High School Research & More Writing – Full Year – Grades 9-12

Please note - this is a PRE-RECORDED  using the IEW Writing philosophy Asynchronous Class. Students will […]

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$500.00

** NEW for 2021 – 2022 ** Literature and Writing Combo Package at a DISCOUNTED Price ** Read Details Below!

This fall, Open Tent Academy is trying something NEW! For 2021 - 2022, we are […]

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$525.00

Introduction to Writing with Eva – LIVE – * A Week * – Full Year – Grades 4 – 7

UPDATE: This class is FULL; however, don't worry - there is another section of this […]

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$500.00

Tuesdays with Morrie: An old man. A Young Man. Life’s Greatest Lessons. – Grades 9 – 12 – Fall 2021 – 10 Weeks

An old man.  A young man.  Life’s greatest lessons. Teenagers often think they have all […]

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$250.00

Diggin’ Up Roots: Latin and Greek Roots – Grades 5 – 8 – Fall 2021 & Winter 2022 – 20 Weeks

Vocabulary development is crucial to becoming a good reader and writer; something I have written […]

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$400.00

Middle School Writing with Jonathan – SMALL GROUP – LIVE – * A Week – Tuesday * – Full Year – Grades 6-9

This fast paced, interactive class begins preparing your student for high school and (eventually) college […]

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$500.00

Introduction to Literature and Composition – 8 – 10 – Fall 2021 & Winter 2022 – 20 Weeks

Have you ever read a work of great literature and wondered how and why the […]

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$400.00

Little House in the Big Woods – Grades 2 – 5 – Fall 2021 – 10 Weeks

Can you imagine growing up in a log cabin? Hunting for and growing all your […]

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$250.00

High School Research & More Writing – LIVE – * A Week * – Full Year – Grades 9 – 12

High School Research and More, using the IEW Writing philosophy, consists of two major components:  College […]

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$500.00

Introduction to Writing with Jonathan – SMALL GROUP – LIVE – * A Week * – Full Year – Grades 4 – 7

This is an interactive, introductory IEW class geared towards middle and upper elementary level students. In […]

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$500.00

Historical Fiction: Refugee – Grades 7 – 10 – Fall 2020 – 10 Weeks

Three different kids. One mission in common:  ESCAPE. JOSEF is a Jewish boy living in […]

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$250.00

Lights! Cameras! Action! An Alternative Course for High School English: Movies as Literature – Grades 8-12 – Fall 2021 and Winter 2022 – 20 Weeks

Camera!  Movies!  Action!  In this complete, one-year high school English course, we will combine learning […]

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$400.00

The First Steps with IEW Writing: People and Places – Grades 2-3 – Fall 2021 – 10 Weeks

You have asked me for it over and over!  Here it is! A writing class […]

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$250.00

Powerful Paragraph Writing – LIVE – * A Week * – Full Year – Grades 5-7

In this “technical writing” (nonfiction) class using the IEW Writing philosophy, students will focus on […]

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$500.00

Wordsmithing for Minecrafters – Grades 2 – 5 – Fall 2021 – 10 weeks

Prepare for an epic journey! In this course, we will use the medium of Minecraft […]

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$250.00

British Literature: A Journey into Great Literary Works – 8 – 12 – Fall 2021 & Winter 2022 – 20 Weeks

Have you ever read a work of great literature and wondered how and why the […]

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$400.00

Middle School Writing with Eva – LIVE – * B Week – Monday * – Full Year – Grades 6-9

This fast paced, interactive IEW Writing class begins preparing your student for high school and […]

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$500.00

All About Essays Writing – LIVE – * B Week * – Full Year – Grades 8 – 11

It is imperative that students, with the goal of attending college, can write basic essays […]

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$500.00

Powerful Paragraph – SMALL GROUP – LIVE – * B Week * – Full Year – Grades 5-7

In this SMALL GROUP  “technical writing” (nonfiction) IEW writing philosophy class, students will focus on […]

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$500.00

Middle School Writing with Eva – IEW – LIVE – * B Week – Wednesday * – Full Year – Grades 6-9

This fast paced, interactive class begins preparing your student for high school and (eventually) college […]

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$500.00

Magic Tree House Literature Series (Winter Session) – Grades 1 – 3 – Winter 2022 – 10 weeks

“You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is […]

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$250.00

I am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World – Grades 6 – 9 – Winter 2022 – 10 Weeks

In this class, we are going to study about Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Peace Prize Winner’s […]

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$250.00

Literature – Hatchet – Grades 5 – 8 – Winter 2022 – 10 weeks

Hatchet tells the story of 13-year-old Brian Robeson and his successful attempt to survive alone […]

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$250.00

Geeking out on Greek Mythology – Grades 4 – 7 – Winter 2022 – 10 Weeks

What do you call a musician petrified by Medusa?   A rockstar. Who did Artemis invite […]

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$250.00

Just Mercy – Grades 7 – 10 – Winter 2022- 10 Weeks

Unfairness in our Justice System is a major topic in the country today. In this […]

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$250.00

Hogwarts at Home: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – Grades 2 (mature) – 6 – Winter 2022 – 10 Weeks

In this course, students will be immersed in the magical world of wizards and wands, […]

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$250.00

Profiles from History: Stories of Those Who are Worthy of Remembrance – Grades 3 – 5 – Winter 2022 – 10 Weeks

The greatest connection we can have throughout history is the human one.  Together, in Profiles […]

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$250.00

Literature: Lord of the Flies – Grades 8 – 12 – Winter 2022 – 10 weeks

William Golding's 1954 novel, Lord of the Flies, tells the story of a group of […]

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$250.00

Breaking the Rules: Defiant Women in United States History – Grades 6 – 8 – Winter 2022 – 10 Weeks

Well-behaved women seldom make history. In this Breaking the Rules, we will meet 10 defiant […]

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$250.00

Ordinary People Change the World – Grades 2 – 5 – 10 Weeks – Winter 2022

This course, based on Brad Meltzer’s New York Times bestselling biographies written specifically for kids, […]

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$250.00

Creative Writing – Grades 4 – 7 – Winter 2022 – 10 weeks

This course is designed to give students the opportunity to think and write creatively. My […]

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$250.00

The First Steps with IEW Writing: People and Places – Grades 1 – 3 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

You have asked me for it over and over!  Here it is! A writing class […]

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$250.00

Unplugging to Recharge – Mindfulness for Kids – Grades 4-7 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

Knowing how to deal with our emotions is a skill we can all benefit from. […]

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$250.00

Starting at the Very Beginning: A Jump Start to IEW Writing – Grades 3-7 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

Are you looking for a SOLID jump start for whatever writing classes you choose for […]

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$250.00

Magic Tree House Literature Series (Spring Session) – Grades 1 – 3 – Spring 2022 – 10 weeks

“You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is […]

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$250.00

Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens – Grades 8 – 12 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

Imagine you had a road map – a step-by-step guide to help you get from […]

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$250.00

Unplugging to Recharge – Mindfulness for Teens – Grades 8-12 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

In the modern day, our lives are intertwined with online platforms, unrealistic expectations, and a […]

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$250.00

Tales from Tolkien: A Study of The Lord of the Rings Trilogy- Grades 8 (mature) – 12 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

Bring the movies to life! Books allow our imagination to flourish and details to be […]

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$250.00

Hogwarts at Home: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban – Grades 2 (mature) – 6 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

In this course, students will be immersed in the magical world of wizards and wands, […]

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$250.00

Ten Terrific Ted Talks! Don’t say that ten times fast! – Grades 8-12 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

It is rarely possible to bring world-class guest speakers into school to lecture students about […]

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$250.00

Grammar Detective! Capitalization, Punctuation and Parts of Speech – Grades 2 (mature) – 5 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

Remember those boring rules.  Yup.  Those are the ones!  In this 10-week class, we are […]

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$250.00

Outliers: The Story of Success – Grades 8 – 12 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

Opportunity. Timing. Upbringing.  Effort.  Meaningful work.  Legacy. These six elements are rather powerful. Do the successful […]

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$250.00

Historical Literature: Twice Towards Justice – Civil Rights – Grades 6-9 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

On March 2, 1955, an impassioned teenager, fed up with the daily injustices of Jim […]

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$250.00

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