Online Expository Writing Class


2017-Holly-teachingHolly Dodson has been teaching writing classes for years, with rave reviews from students and parents alike.  Now anyone can benefit from Holly’s acclaimed writing classes no matter where you live, or what your schedule.  Classes are online, so students can work at their own pace from the comfort of their own home.

This Expository Writing class includes instruction in four types of expository (informative) essays, all aligned with common core standards:  Summaries, Compare/Contrast, Cause/Effect, and Biography.

All materials are included.  Each writing lesson is filmed in high definition and includes instruction and practice.  Students are given homework assignments based on the video, and Holly edits and provides feedback on all homework via email.

Course Includes

  • Four High Definition Video Lessons (25-55 minutes each)
  • 25-page PDF Booklet with Printable Materials
  • Direct Teacher Feedback/Editing of Student Writing Assignments
  • Access to videos for at least one year

Limited Time Introductory Price:  $49

Who will benefit from this class?

This expository writing course is designed for students in fifth through eighth grade, or any student who is comfortable writing a paragraph but would like to learn or review a variety of different expository writing forms.  We will be writing essays of one to five paragraphs in length, so familiarity with topic sentences, basic paragraph structure, and concluding sentences is suggested.

Ready to enroll?  

Online payment is easy via PayPal or credit card.  Email Holly at to receive an online invoice.   Once payment is complete, you will receive a 25-page PDF booklet that contains all materials, links to videos, and instructions.  It’s super easy and it’s convenient!

For more information or to enroll your student, call 951-302-0540 or email

Holly is an approved vendor for River Springs, Harbor Springs, Sage Oak, Julian, Sky Mountain, Mountain Peak, Inspire, Valiant, Excel, and Dehesa Charter Schools.