If the study of grammar seems like a daunting task to you, don’t worry; this course can transform you into a true grammar master! Prepare for standardized tests by reviewing the basic parts of speech and sentence patterns, infinitives, gerunds and more. Throughout the semester you will have an opportunity to apply your newfound knowledge in creating and editing your own writing pieces. Learning grammar shouldn’t be scary, but should be pleasant. As for vocabulary, have you ever wished you had more words at your disposal and ready to use when writing or speaking? What about making sure you are prepared for the ACT or SAT? This class will include new words and exciting ways to practice them in your everyday life as we interact with each other using vocabulary games. We will explore the Latin and Greek origins of words and study the meaning of prefixes or suffixes and how each of those can help us decipher the meanings of words. This one semester class is full of tools and words to help you better communicate your ideas as you move forward past high school.