Creative Writing
Tutor: Sonja Hettinga
Length: Full year or by semester Class Period: Wednesday, period 2

Description: God is the author of creativity. In this class, we'll implement different formats and techniques to explore the creative use of one of His gifts to us--the written word. Projects vary and will include journaling, short story, poetry, autobiography, scripts, devotionals and myths.

Note:  This class can be taken as a year long course, or as two separate semester classes.

Covid - 19 Contingency Plan - In the event that we are forced to transition to online classes at any point in the school year, this class will continue to be held. 

Tutor: Sonja Hettinga graduated with a B.A. degree from Metropolitan State University in St. Paul. There she studied Political Science and Communication. She spent the early part of her career working in a legislative office and committee at the MN State Senate before pursuing a corporate career. Sonja has had a lifelong deep love for creative expression through writing. She now spends her time homeschooling her two elementary aged children and loves seeing how God’s word ties into all studies.

Cost:  $225, $235 or $245 per semester (depending on registration date)
Grades 8-12

Prerequisite: None
Homework: 30-45 minutes per day
Texts: (to be purchased by parents) A blank journal