Students will enjoy a meditative pace through ten classic selections from British Literature, including allegories, novels, poems, and short stories that will capture the student’s imagination. Students will acquire new tools of Invention, refine the elements of Arrangement, and learn to express their case beautifully and clearly using new schemes, tropes and editing skills in Elocution. Students will complete 7+ addresses.

Suggested Age: 14 years old and up

Prerequisites: Completion of LTW Level One and submission of last complete persuasive essay

Required Text: 

  • The Lost Tools of Writing Level Two - Student Workbook
  • The Hobbit
  • The Screwtape Letters
  • Beowulf
  • A Tale of Two Cities
  • Father Brown Short Stories
  • Pride and Prejudice
  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Canterbury Tales
  • Pilgrim’s Progress 
  • Poetry links will be provided by the teacher.

Optional Resource: 30 Poems To Memorize (Before It's Too Late) edited by David Kern

Registration numbers: Minimum 4; Maximum 14