Class & Workshop Descriptions

Below is a description of the classes, seminars, workshops, and private tutoring offered.  To register, click on the “Register” button under the description or you can use our “Class Schedule” link above and select desired courses/dates. Check back regularly as we are always adding classes and workshops, especially for end-of-year exams, AP exams and summer offerings.

Review: AP Lit Analyzing Prose and Writing the Prose Essay

AP Literature Analyzing Prose and Writing the Prose Essay.
Students will review terms used for prose analysis and will then practice analyzing selected AP prose using literary terms integral to that process. Students will also learn strategies for creating an effective thesis and guidelines for writing an AP prose essay. They will read discuss high scoring past essays from the prose section of the exam. Students will also practice writing part or all of an AP prose essay, depending on time constraints, and will receive personal feedback on their writing from Mrs. Benson.