Memoir & Other Writing
    Objective:  To explore, through reading, discussion, and practice, writing that will encourage each student to create pieces that reflect full engagement with the course Essential Questions.
    • How does one find one's voice as a writer?
    • What is "emotional truth"?
    • For whom does the writer create?
    • How important is it to be part of a larger writing community? 
    "The greatest gift is a passion for reading.  It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind  It is a moral illumination."  -- Elizabeth Hardwick 
    Teacher Name: Ms. Loomis
    Courses Taught: Memoir & Other Writing
    Classroom: Room 226
    Email: rloomis@sch.ci.lexington.ma.us