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DEBATE I LA501
This course is for students interested in speech competition and concentrates on research, development, and public presentation of debate cases. This course provides excellent training for the development of logical thinking skills, effective use of language, the ability to maintain poise under pressure, and the ability to think and respond quickly when challenged. Participation in competitive speaking events is required.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
PUBLIC SPEAKING LA504
Public Speaking is an elective course students can take in grades 9-2. in this class, students will speak in front of an audience on a weekly basis . They will learn how to organize, research, compose, practice and deliver speeches. They will learn about the different types of speeches and will deliver each one including informative, persuasive, demonstration, impromptu,extemporaneous and humorous. The student will study and analayze famous speakers and speeches. Students will study mass media, perform scenes from plays, act out skits, debate each other, read dramatically, and interpret prose/poetry.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
DEBATE II LA502
This course is for students interested in speech competition and concentrates on research, development, and public presentation of debate cases. This course provides excellent training for the development of logical thinking skills, effective use of language, the ability to maintain poise under pressure, and the ability to think and respond quickly when challenged. Participation in competitive speaking events is required.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 10-12
DEBATE III LA503
This course is for students interested in speech competition and concentrates on research, development, and public presentation of debate cases. This course provides excellent training for the development of logical thinking skills, effective use of language, the ability to maintain poise under pressure, and the ability to think and respond quickly when challenged. Participation in competitive speaking events is required.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 11-12