Latin School of Chicago: Foundations of Essays

Chicago, IL

Overview

This course will cover the fundamental principles of writing a solid thesis-driven essay. Stressing clear writing, mechanics, and topic development, the goal is for students to produce well-crafted essays with an effective thesis, support, and conclusion.

Latin's Summer Programs offer a variety of credit and non-credit activities primarily for middle- and upper school-aged students, with some opportunities available to children as young as 6 years old. Our programs are available to all students - including non-Latin students. All courses meet each day, Monday through Friday of the assigned week(s) unless otherwise indicated.

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